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Troopers Say Hunter Likely Drowns Near Butte Creek
Troopers say a Wasilla man likely drowned while trying to cross a creek Monday. (9/24)
WASILLA - Troopers say a Wasilla man likely drowned while trying to cross a creek Monday. (9/24)
Bart Barnes was hunting with a group who was stranded near mile 80 of the Denali Highway.
Troopers say he tried to cross Butte Creek on an ATV but was swept downstream and disappeared.
Troopers launched a helicopter search but was unable to locate Barnes.
Next of kin have been notified.
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