Motor vehicle crash results in one dead off Ballaine Road

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - On Wednesday, Alaska State Troopers responded to a reported single motor vehicle crash at about 2.2 mile Ballaine Road. The investigation revealed that Jose Raul Santiago, 56 of Fairbanks was operating a 2004 Volvo when it left the roadway and entered into an embankment and crashed into an elevated driveway.

Santiago died as a result of his injuries on scene. Santiago was not wearing a seat belt and icy roads with speed contributed to the crash.