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Fatal Crash Involving a Utility Terrain Vehicle on Mineral Creek Loop Road
For immediate release: 07/05/2023, 10:00 a.m.
Valdez, AK – On Saturday, July 1, 2023, at about 11:45 p.m., Valdez Police and Fire Department personnel responded to the report of a crash involving a side-by-side utility terrain vehicle (UTV).
First responders arrived on scene and located an occupant, George Meyer, a 49-year-old male, suffering from injuries related to the crash. Meyer was pronounced dead at the scene by medical personnel. An additional occupant received minor injuries.
This is an active investigation.
The date of the crash was corrected to reflect the accurate day.
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