ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A man from the western Alaska village of Tuntutliak died Saturday after he was struck by a car in East Anchorage.
John W. Lupie, 57, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Anchorage police said Lupie tried to cross DeBarr Road at 10:45 a.m. He was headed north and standing on the raised median separating traffic.
When he stepped off the median, police said, he was struck by a westbound Dodge Neon driven by Nicole Manglona, 18.
Police said the traffic light was green for Manglona. She was uninjured.
No citations have been issued.
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