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AK20009710

Location: Cooper Landing
Type: Avalanche Death

Dispatch Text:

On February 10, 2020 at approximately 3:20pm the Soldotna Public Safety Communications Center received a 911 call stating there had been an avalanche in the Cooper Lake area and one snowmachiner had been buried.  Seward based AST responded.  Witnesses on scene began immediate recovery efforts.  The snowmachiner, later identified as Kekai Dang, 32 y/o of Kasilof, was recovered approximately 2 hours after the avalanche and pronounced deceased on scene.  Next of Kin has been notified.

Posted on 2/10/2020 10:21:58 PM by DPS\cbjoslin

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