Atka

Driver in Atka Crash Charged with Manslaughter

Jun 23, 2016
Lauren Rosenthal/KUCB

 An Anchorage man faces felony charges after the van he was driving under the influence rolled, killing three people in Atka last Tuesday.

28-year-old Sonny Iloilo was driving nine employees of Atka Pride Seafoods on a straight stretch of road toward the airport when the vehicle drifted off the roadway. Alaska State Troopers say he over-corrected, causing the vehicle to roll multiple times.

According to Troopers, neither Iloilo nor his passengers were wearing seatbelts; and speed and impairment of the driver contributed to the fatal crash.

Deadly Car Crash In Atka

Jun 15, 2016
Lauren Rosenthal/KUCB

Update, 4:30 p.m.:

Three people have died and six more are injured after a passenger van rolled-over in Atka Tuesday night.

According to the Associated Press the deceased were all from Anchorage. 43-year-old Ray McCullough Jr., 51-year-old Mike Tunohun Jr. and 57-year-old Paul Nicholas Nesbit died in single-vehicle crash.

 Alaska State Troopers say they learned of the single vehicle crash just after 6 p.m. 

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