On May 4, Unalakleet AST received a report of a death about three miles north of Unalakleet. Reports indicated that a 24 year old male was a passenger on a 4-wheeler driven by another 24 year old male. They crashed down an embankment at Powers Creek. The passenger was found deceased near the crash site. The driver was not on scene when the AST arrived. The driver was later located and brought to the local clinic to be evaluated. No helmets were worn by either persons.
Report taken from Alaska State Troopers Dispatch.
ATV Driving Safety Tips
Always wear the proper gear for the ATV you are riding/helmet etc.…
Inspect the ATV thoroughly
Don’t ride alone
Never drink and ride/drive
Ride on designated trails
Be aware of your surroundings
If you or a loved one has been injured in an accident, contact the personal injury attorneys at Paskvan & Ringstad, P.C. to help you get the compensation you deserve.