Tanacross Man Dies in Snowmachine Accident

Alaska State Troopers say a 42-year-old Tanacross man has died in a snowmachine accident.

Troopers identified the victim of Monday’s accident as Karl L. Martin Jr.

Troopers responded to Tanacross, about 12 miles northwest of Tok, after receiving a 911 call.

They say Martin lost control of his snowmachine and hit a telephone pole.

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