Wasilla man dies in Friday car crash

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A man died on the Parks Highway Friday in a single-vehicle crash.

    State troopers said that on Friday morning at 5:56, they were notified of a single-vehicle collision near mile 50 of the Parks Highway.

    Troopers and medical personnel responded to the scene and located an Isuzu SUV on the frontage road parallel to the highway.

    According to the dispatch, the SUV was traveling southbound when it lost control, rolled, before going through the ditch coming to a stop on the frontage road.

    The driver, and sole occupant, 33-year-old Wasilla resident Dana Wilson, was transported to a Mat-Su area hospital with life-threatening injuries, but died after arriving at the hospital.

    Next of kin have been notified, and his remains are being sent to the State Medical Examiner for autopsy.

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