Daily Journal masthead

Anchorage police release name of man killed in motorcycle crash; distracted driving suspected


ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Anchorage police have released the name of the man killed Friday afternoon on a motorcycle.

Police say 42-year-old Robert Dale Sealey died in the crash.

Witnesses told police Sealey at about 2:30 p.m. Friday was driving northwest on Breezewood Drive near Spenard Road and International Airport Road when a shopping bag he was carrying slid off the bike handle and hit the ground.

Witnesses said Sealey looked back at the bag over his shoulder, causing him to veer off the road.

Police say he braked but struck a tree at Klamath Drive.

He was pronounced dead at a hospital.

Police say distracted driving appears to be the cause of the crash.

Sealey was wearing a helmet.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.

We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)


Follow Daily Journal:

All content copyright ©2015 Daily Journal, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.