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Noorvik man dies after falling down stairs
A 25-year-old man has died in fall in a northwest Alaska village.
Alaska State Troopers say 25-year-old Eli Mitchell of Noorvik (NOR'-vik) died Friday.
Troopers say Mitchell fell down a flight of stairs outside a home.
Troopers from Kotzebue traveled to the village of 641 to investigate.
Mitchell's body was sent to the state medical examiner for an autopsy.
Noorvik is 45 miles east of Kotzebue.