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AK21051132

Location: Quinhagak
Type: MVC - Fatality

Dispatch Text:

On 05/13/2021 at approximately 1615 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a vehicle versus pedestrian fatality in the village of Quinhagak.  Initial reports indicate that a Tribal Police Officer was leaving a residence in a pickup truck when the TPO drove over a young child who was near or under the front of the truck.  The child was taken to the Quinhagak Clinic where they were pronounced deceased.  Troopers traveled to Quinhagak via state aircraft to investigate.  Next of kin were on scene and the SMEO has been notified. The investigation continues.

Posted on 5/14/2021 10:01:22 AM by DPS\ajmcdaniel

Posting Section: C Detachment