Troopers investigating 2 deaths in Mat-Su
The Alaska State Troopers are investigating two separate death reports in the Mat-Su, according to online dispatches. Both deaths were reported Saturday afternoon.
"At [2:25 p.m.] Palmer Patrol and Palmer [General Investigation Unit] responded to Sunset Drive in Wasilla after receiving a report of a deceased male located by a hunter," troopers wrote.
The state medical examiner is working on positive identification.
In a separate dispatch, troopers say they responded to a report in Palmer.
"Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a male found deceased in the woods near Buffalo Mine Road in Palmer," the department wrote. "The body was transported to the [state medical examiner] for identification and examination."
The investigations are ongoing.
Foul play is not suspected in the death near Buffalo Mine Road.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
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