Troopers name driver killed in Parks Highway crash
Alaska State Troopers said Dec. 2 that 72-year-old Richard Krause of Willow was killed in the Parks Highway crash Nov. 18.
One person is dead after a crash on the Parks Highway Sunday evening, according to Alaska State Troopers.
Troopers say they responded to the scene of a crash at mile 95 of the highway around 8 p.m.
AST says an investigation found a driver in a sedan was traveling southbound on the Parks Highway in the wrong lane of travel.
"Road conditions were icy with heavy snowfall. The vehicle collided head-on with a commercial [tractor-trailer] driving northbound," troopers wrote.
Medics responded to the scene and the driver of the sedan was declared dead. According to troopers, the driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.
Troopers say they are continuing to investigate.
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