Man dies of injuries from cross-over crash on Sterling Highway

— A 53-year-old Anchor Point man has died of injuries sustained in a weekend crash on the Sterling Highway.

Alaska State Troopers say they were notified Sunday that Dale Keefer had died from injuries stemming from the Saturday morning crash, which sent Keefer and six other people to the hospital.

Troopers say the crash occurred when a northbound vehicle crossed the centerline and struck a southbound van.

According to authorities, Keefer was a passenger in the van.

Keefer and the driver of the southbound vehicle were sent to South Peninsula Hospital. The driver of the northbound vehicle and for children who were passengers also were transported to the hospital with minor injuries.

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