Sutton man dies in single vehicle crash

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A Sutton man was found deceased in a car Thursday, troopers said the car was found upside down in a dtich.

    On Thursday at 12:30 am, Alaska State Troopers received a report of a single vehicle crash on North Jonesville Mine Road in Sutton.

    Troopers and EMS responded and located a Toyota Tundra on its roof in the ditch with a deceased male inside.

    The male was identified as William Kompkoff, age 57 of Sutton.

    An initial investigation revealed Kompkoff was travelling alone in the vehicle up North Jonesville Mine Road when he failed to negotiate a bend in the roadway before entering the ditch and striking a driveway embankment, causing the vehicle to roll before coming to rest on its roof, according to the dispatch.  

    Next of kin has been notified.

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