Thursday, August 27th 2020, 8:18 PM AKDT
Anchorage police responded to a crash between a motorcycle and a pickup truck at Eagle River and VFW roads on Thursday around 5:02 p.m.
Police say initial indications are a that a Chevy pickup was driving on Eagle River Road, turning left onto VFW Road. As it turned left, the truck hit a motorcycle traveling in the opposite direction on Eagle River Road.
The motorcyclist was declared dead at the scene. His name will be released after next of kin procedures have been completed.
The driver of the Chevy remained on site, cooperated with police and was not injured.
Impairment is not suspected at this time, but toxicology results will later confirm if it was a factor in the crash.
The crash is under investigation and no charges or citations have been filed. The intersection of VFW Road and Eagle River Road was closed to traffic as investigators members work at the scene.
Copyright 2020 KTVA. All rights reserved.
Credit: Source link