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Stay Out Stay Alive Fatal Accident Summaries
for 2013

June 27, 2013 In Fairbanks, Alaska
Alaska State Troopers identify Fairbanks drowning victim

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say the man who drowned Sunday at a Fairbanks gravel pit lake was a 42-year-old local resident.

Troopers identified the man as Handy McKaney of Fairbanks.

Witnesses say McKaney waded in shallow water at about 3 p.m. Sunday and then apparently stepped over a steep drop-off.

(Source: Daily News Miner)