AK: Moose Hunter Collapses, Dies on Hunting Trip, Remains Released to Family
September 18, 2013
A call went in to the Alaska State Troopers on Tuesday morning at
approximately 8:12 am reporting the sudden death of a moose hunter
upriver from Takotna.
Troopers were dispatched to Takotna
aboard a department Cessna 182, where they were transported to the
scene 40 miles upriver from the community to the scene of the
incident by residents there.
The investigation at the site
found that 45-year-old Takotna resident Louis Abraham had died while
on a hunting trip with his son. The two had just shot a moose and
had completed field dressing the animal when the elder Abraham
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