Chena Hot Springs Road accident, teen dead

By | November 17, 2021

17-year-old dies after colliding with Tanker Truck on Chena Hot Springs Road in Alaska  

A 17-year-old boy has died in a fatal two-car accident that happened on Chena Hot Springs Road in Alaska around 5:26 p.m. on Monday, November 15, 2021.

According to report, the incident occurred close to Mile 2 of Chena Hot Springs Road when the 17-year-old boy who was travelling eastbound veered off the centerline into the westbound lane and crashed into Peterbilt Tanker Truck.

The yet to be identified boy sustained injurie and was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. While all occupants who were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash were not hurt.

Authorities do not suspect drugs or alcohol to be a factor in the crash. However, investigation into the incident is still ongoing.