ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A weekend crash in Wasilla has turned fatal after Allen Jacob Risner, 25 of Fairbanks, died Monday afternoon, according to Alaska State Troopers.
Troopers said Risner was riding without a helmet north on Blue Lupine Drive near Vicki Way with other motorcyclists Saturday evening when his motorcycle went into a ditch.
He was taken to Providence Hospital in Anchorage for life threatening injuries.
Here’s the updated dispatch from Alaska State Troopers posted on May 29:
Case number: AK12208666
Type: *UPDATE* MVA-Injury updated to FATAL
UPDATE: On 05/28/12 at 1345 hours, Allen Jacob Risner was pronounced
deceased at the Adult Critical Care Unit in Providence Hospital. Next
of Kin is notified. The investigation is ongoing.
Text: On 5/26/12 at about 1748 hours, BHP Troopers responded to a
report of a single vehicle collision on Blue Lupine Drive near Viki Way.
Investigation revealed Allen Risner, age 25 of Fairbanks, was traveling
northbound on Blue Lupine Drive with a group of motorcyclists. Risner
was operating an unregistered 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he
drove off of the roadway and collided near a ditch and the bike path.
Risner was not wearing a helmet and was life-flighted to Providence
Hospital in Anchorage for life threatening injuries. Damage to the
motorcycle was minimal. The investigation is ongoing.
Received Tuesday, May 29, 2012 10:29 AM and posted Tuesday, May 29, 2012 10:22 AM