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Location: New Stuyahok
Type: Search and Rescue

Dispatch Text:

On 1/6/2019 at approximately 2202 hours, Alaska State Troopers received a report of an overdue snow machiner somewhere between the villages of Koliganik and New Stuyahok.

Investigation revealed Casey Konukpeok, age 18 and Jason Kohler, age 18 both of New Stuyahok had left Koliganik at approximately 1300 hours and had not completed the estimated 2 hour journey back to New Stuyahok.  

Hasty teams were dispatch from both Koliganik and New Stuyahok.  At approximately 2300 hours, both Konukpeok and Kohler were located safe and in good spirits and by 2350 all personnel had safely returned home.


Posted on 1/7/2019 1:36:54 PM by DPS\jalopez

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