Two vehicles collided on the Kenai Spur Highway in Nikiski yesterday just before 2pm.
The accident occurred around Mile 26.5, where a 2009 Buick was travelling south, driven by 67-year-old Jack Porter of Nikiski. Porter’s wife was in the vehicle as a passenger when he turned left, but failed to yield to oncoming traffic.
A 1996 purple Ford Ranger, driven by 45-year-old Darral Langston of Nikiski, hit the Buick. Langston was taken to CPH with serious but non-life-threatening injuries. The Porters were not injured.
Jack Porter was issued a citation for failing to yield to oncoming traffic.