Anchorage Driver in Fatal December 28th 7th Avenue Collision Arrested on Manslaughter Charges


The Anchorage Police Department has revealed new developments in the December 28th collision between a red Honda Sedan and a  dump truck that occurred at the intersection of 7th Avenue and Bragaw Street where a woman was killed.

APD reports that the driver of the red sedan, 22-year-old Joey Thao, now faces multiple charges that include manslaughter, Assault III, and Driving Under the Influence.

As a result of the collision at the intersection, Thao and a juvenile passenger suffered injuries while another passenger, 22-year-old Cindy Vang, was fatally injured.

Thao was arrested on the charges and remanded to the Anchorage Correctional Complex.