Seward Highway closed after head-on collision

Posted: Tuesday, May 30, 2000

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The Seward Highway was closed early Monday afternoon along Turnagain Arm following a serious vehicle accident.

Trooper spokesman Greg Wilkinson said a head-on collision occurred near McHugh Creek. He said there were no reported fatalities in the crash, but there were serious injuries.

He said at least one person had to be extracted from one of the vehicles.

Wilkinson said the Seward Highway would be closed in both directions while the rescue work was performed.



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