Story last updated at 4:06 p.m. Thursday, October 24, 2002

Troopers
Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases.

Oct. 14

Troopers at 9:30 a.m. went to a single-vehicle accident near Mile 68.7 Seward Highway in Turnagain Pass. They allege a 22-year-old Homer woman driving southbound on the highway lost control of her 1996 Jeep on an icy corner

Oct. 17

Troopers at 8:38 p.m. went to a vehicle in the ditch near Mile 167 Sterling Highway. They allege a 28-year-old man backed off the highway into the ditch, which caused his 1985 Ford to roll over and land on its top. Troopers also allege the man drove while intoxicated. He received minor injuries and did not wear a seat belt.

Oct. 18

Troopers at 8:54 a.m. went to a vehicle-moose collision near Mile 4 Oilwell Road near Ninilchik. They allege a 35-year-old Ninilchik woman driving a 1989 Subaru struck one of two moose when they walked onto the road, killing the moose. The driver and her passengers all wore seat belts and she suffered minor injuries. A charity salvaged the moose meat.

Oct. 19

Troopers at 7:40 a.m. went to Mile 120 Sterling Highway near Ninilchik for a report of a driver who almost caused a head-on collision. They arrested the driver, alleging that the 18-year-old person drove while intoxicated.

Troopers at 6:50 p.m. stopped a 23-year-old Soldotna man for speeding near Mile 166 Sterling Highway and summonsed him for failure to provide proof of insurance.

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