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Fatal car-moped crash closes outbound Glenn near Fort Rich

  • Author: Alaska News
  • Updated: September 28, 2016
  • Published May 9, 2015

Anchorage police say a car hit a moped on the Glenn Highway Saturday evening, killing the driver of the moped, which led to the closure of the highway's outbound lanes near Fort Richardson.

The crash happened about a quarter-mile past the Fort Richardson overpass just before 6:30 p.m., a police press release said. Initially, all outbound lanes were shut down there, but as of 7 p.m., the left lane was open, police said.

It could take several hours to process the scene as police investigate the crash, the release said.

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