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Anchorage Police Department
Friday September 9th, 2022 :: 12:35 p.m. AKDT

Advisory

Locate: White Sedan involved in this morning's vehicle vs bicyclist collision

Update 9/9/22 @ 12:35 PM
Police are requesting the public’s help in locating a white sedan that was involved in this morning’s vehicle versus bicyclist collision. The sedan may have damage to the front end, hood, and/or the windshield.
 
The preliminary investigation indicates that a white sedan was traveling southbound on Gambell and had a green light when the collision occurred. The bicyclist was traveling westbound on 5th Avenue and crossed the intersection during a time when the “Do Not Cross” pedestrian signal was displayed.
 
Anyone with information regarding this incident, to include witnesses, is asked to contact Police Dispatch at 3-1-1 (option #1) or (907)786-8900 (option #0). 
 
APD Case: 22-29388

Update--10:58AM--09/09/22
All lanes are now open.
Thank you for your patience.

Original--8:56AM--09/09/22
On September 9, 2022 at 6 am, Officer’s responded to the intersection of Gambell and 5th Avenue in reference to a vehicle versus bicyclist collision. There are partial lane closures to southbound lanes of Gambell and the westbound lanes of 5th Avenue while investigators with the Major Collision Investigation Unit (MCIU) process the scene. Please use alternative routes if possible.
 
The adult male bicyclist has been transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries.
 
APD Case: 22-29388
 

Address/Location
Anchorage Police Department
716 W 4th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99501

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 907-786-8900

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