Troopers investigate weekend hit and run in Nikiski

A pickup truck driver hit a pedestrian in Nikiski and fled the scene Saturday. The driver of a green Ford extended cab pickup struck Nikiski resident Jonathan D. Demilta, 19, just before 12:30 a.m.

Demilta was treated at Central Peninsula Hospital for the severe, but non-life threatening injuries, according to an Alaska State Trooper dispatch.

The incident occurred at Holt-Lamplight Road and Anderson Road. The front end of the driver side of the pickup was damaged during the incident, according to the report.


See Also


Troopers are investigating the incident and ask that anyone with information call the Soldotna Public Safety Communication Center at 262-4453.

— Staff report

More

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 22:12

Clearing the way across the bay

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 22:05

Copper River managers proceed cautiously after big king salmon takes

Commercial fishing managers in Prince William Sound plan to continue opening the fishery, despite concerns about low king salmon returns to the Copper River system.... Read more

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 22:04

River City grads reminisce

Around the Web