George Larion 2011-01-19
Snowmachine driver dies after collision
The Associated Press, Published: January 20th, 2011
SOLDOTNA -- A 47-year-old Soldotna man died early Wednesday night when his snowmobile
was struck by a car.
George Fredrick Larion died in the crash on Brown's Lake Road.
Alaska State Troopers say the driver of the car, 59-year-old Clarence Helgevold
Jr., has been charged with manslaughter and driving under the influence.
Troopers took a 911 call on the incident at 5:42 p.m.
Investigators say Larion was driving on the road and was struck from behind by Helgevold.
Larion was pronounced dead at the scene.