10/08/13 - 9:06pm
A single vehicle accident on the Kenai Spur Highway near Lupine Drive late Monday night resulted in one fatality.
The driver of the vehicle, Gavin Koester-Blackstrom, 28, of Kenai, was pronounced dead on scene, Kenai Police Sgt. Ben Langham said.
Kenai police and the Kenai Fire Department responded to a report of a serious motor vehicle crash at 11:53 p.m.
“While we were on scene it appeared that a black Nissan Pathfinder was traveling toward Soldotna when it left the roadway,” Langham said.
Koester-Blackstrom was the only person in the vehicle, Langham said.