ALASKA. (THECOUNT) — William Kompkoff, of Anchorage, Alaska, has been identified as the victim in a Thursday fatal vehicle crash.

‘Bones’ Kompkoff, 57, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Sutton-Alpine early Thursday morning.


According to reports, Kompkoff was operating a pickup truck on Jonesville Mine Road, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle exited the roadway and came into contact with an embankment. The vehicle then rolled over into a culvert around 12:30 a.m. Thursday.

Kompkoff was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Alaska is a U.S. state on the northwest extremity of the country’s West Coast, just across the Bering Strait. A semi-exclave of the U.S., it borders the Canadian province of British Columbia and territory of Yukon to the east and southeast and has a maritime border with Russia’s Chukotka Autonomous Okrug to the west – Wikipedia.