Anchorage Police say a 20 year old man died Monday evening after crashing his motorcycle
into a pick-up truck in South Anchorage.
The man was identified as Justin Ashley, of Anchorage.
Police say Ashley was traveling northbound on Old Seward Highway when he struck a Ford
F-150 truck that was turning onto Industry Way.
According to APD spokeswoman Jennifer Castro, police received reports of the crash around
Medics took Ashley to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police say he was wearing a helmet and do not believe alcohol was a factor in the
Newscenter 11 spoke early Tuesday with former KTVF11 Sports Anchor
Fred Brown, who says he and Ashley attended the University of Alaska
Fairbanks during the 2010-2011 school year.
Brown says Ashley would have celebrated his 21st birthday today.