Single vehicle crash claims life

    Houston, Alaska (KINY) A 63-year-old man died in a crash after a vehicle left the road and struck a tree.

    Alaska State Troopers said Charles Roney, 63, died near mile 52 of the Parks Highway.  Witnesses told troopers that the 2001  Jeep Cherokee left the road, collided with several mailboxes and came to rest against some trees.  Troopers report Mr. Roney was not wearing a seatbelt.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

    Troopers said the investigation into the cause of the accident continues.



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