APD Seeks Information on Suspected Hit and Run Killing Male Pedestrian
Anchorage Police Department
October 16, 2013
Contact: Jennifer Castro
APD Public Information Officer
Subject: APD Seeks Information on Suspected Hit and Run Killing Male Pedestrian
Update at 6:03 p.m.
Subject: Identity of 36-year-old male pedestrian killed in suspected hit and run collision
The pedestrian killed in a suspected hit and run collision this morning has been identified as 36-year-old Corbin Grassman of Anchorage. Next of kin have been notified.
Original Release Published at 8:01 a.m.
APD is asking the public for information on what appears to be a possible hit-and-run collision killing a 36-year-old male pedestrian on the Old Seward Highway this morning.
On Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 2:53 a.m. Anchorage Police Dispatch received a report from a passerby of a male lying in the middle of the road on the Old Seward Highway near 69th Avenue. When officers and medics arrived on scene they discovered a deceased male in the roadway of the northbound lane on Old Seward who appeared to have been struck by a vehicle. The male has been identified and police are in the process of notifying next-of-kin. More details will be released as they come available.
APD is asking anyone with further information on the incident to call APD at 786-8900 or to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 561-STOP.
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