Manokotak man dies in car crash

Sep 11, 2018

Darrin Nanalook died Monday when he lost control of the 2003 Dodge pickup he was driving and crashed.

Darrin Nanalook, 23, died in a car crash in Manokotak at noon on Monday.

According to Alaska State Troopers, Nanalook was driving a 2003 Dodge pickup when he lost control of the vehicle and crashed. Local medical personnel pronounced Nanalook dead at the scene. Troopers say that speed appears to be a factor in the collision.

The young man's remains will be sent to Anchorage for autopsy. Next of kin has been notified, and an investigation into the accident is ongoing.

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