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18-year-old killed in car accident on Old Glenn Highway

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Published: Aug. 25, 2020 at 6:00 PM AKDT
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - A vehicle collision at milepost 15 of the Old Glenn Highway has resulted in the death of 18-year-old Devin Miller of Palmer. Miller was driving a 2001 Daewoo when Alaska State Troopers say he crossed double lines to collide into a Jeep SUV.

A passenger in Miller’s vehicle has been transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The individuals in the Jeep were transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.

Troopers closed the Old Glenn Highway at milepost 13 around 5:42 p.m. to investigate the collision. The road has since reopened.

Original story: The Department of Public Safety is advising drivers to avoid the area of milepost 13 on the Glenn Highway due to an accident blocking traffic.

Traffic is being detoured up Maud Road to Smith Road until they can finish their investigation at the scene. Alaska State Troopers are assisting in the investigation.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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