Multiple Teens Injured in Single Vehicle Roll Over on Niksiki Escape Route
Yesterday evening just after 5:20pm, the Soldotna State Trooper dispatch received a report of a single vehicle rollover accident with injuries on the Escape Route in Nikiski approximately half a mile from Holt Lamplight Rd.
Alaska State Troopers responded to the scene and learned that four-juveniles were in the vehicle when it rolled over. Two of the occupants were treated and released on scene. The driver of the vehicle was identified as a 16-year-old young man from Nikiski. He was transported to Central Peninsula Hospital and treated by doctors then released. A 16-year-old female passenger was transported by Life Flight to Anchorage and treated for her injuries.
Seat belts were worn during the crash and the vehicle was totaled. Troopers say that their investigation into the case is still ongoing.