Wasilla, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska State Troopers said Payton Petersen, 20, lost control of a 2007 Ford Focus and died at the scene.
The Focus skidded into oncoming traffic and collided with a 2006 Chevrolet Pickup driven by Michael Moritz, 52, Troopers said. Speed was believed to be a factor in the crash, Troopers added.
The crash report said Peterson was not wearing a seat belt.
Moritz was transported to a local hospital for treatment of minor injuries.
The accident occurred near mile 10 of Knik Goose Bay Road, Troopers said.