Man dies in crash of ATVs in Kodiak Island village

October 10, 2019

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — A man from a village on the west side of Kodiak Island died in an all-terrain vehicle crash.

Alaska State Troopers say 26-year-old Pete Muller of Larsen Bay died.

Troopers just after 3:30 a.m. Wednesday received a report that two ATVs had crashed at Larsen Bay.

Larsen was injured. Others in the crash and a Larsen Bay health aide attempted CPR but he was pronounced dead in the village.

Larsen Bay has a population of 80. The village is 60 miles (97 kilometers) southwest of the city of Kodiak and 283 miles (455 kilometers) southwest of Anchorage.