PALMER, Alaska — A Palmer teen was flown to an Anchorage hospital with life-threatening injuries after his small crossover vehicle crashed into a moose.
Alaska State Troopers say 18-year-old Luka Spaic was injured Tuesday night on Palmer Fishhook Road.
Spaic shortly before 10 p.m. was driving north when a moose stepped onto the roadway.
The vehicle crashed into the moose and the animal entered the passenger compartment.
Spaic was wearing a seat belt.
He was flown to Providence Hospital by Alaska LifeMed.