Kasilof, Alaska (KINY) The accident occurred near mile post 115 on the Seward Highway.
Alaska State Troopers said Thomas Salmon, 62, of Soldotna, failed to negotiate a curve in the road and the 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle left the road and crashed into a ditch. A second motorcyclist, Jason McWilliams, 47, of Soldotna, also crashed and was seriously injured.
Salmon died at the scene. Troopers said alcohol was believed to be a factor in the crash late Tuesday night.: