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Location: Nome
Type: Search and Rescue

Dispatch Text:

On 5/5/19 at 2234 hours the Alaska State Troopers received a report that 27 year old Travis Fagerstrom, of Golovin, had fallen in the water outside of Golovin.  Fagerstrom had been water skipping a 30 foot lead in the ice, on his snow machine, with his friends.  Fagerstrom's friends went to get help.  Searchers responded to the area by boat.  On 5/6/19 at 1200 hours searchers, using drag hooks, located the body of Travis Fagerstrom. Next of Kin was on scene.  Troopers responded to Golovin for the scene investigation.  After the scene investigation was completed the State Medical Examiner released the remains to the family.   

Posted on 5/8/2019 10:20:11 AM by DPS\amwitrosky

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