Teen killed in Nikiski ATV crash

    Nikiski, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska State Troopers said Skylar Thomas Lyon, 14, of Nikiski, died after an ATV crashed into a tree on Monday night.

    Troopers said the crash occurred on Old Halbouty Road just before 8 p.m.

    Lyon had been operating a 1996 Polaris four-wheeler when it went off the road and struck the tree.

    He was rushed to Central Peninsula Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

    Troopers said the investigation into the crash continues.

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