Kenyan athlete feared dead in Alaska
09 November 2011, 17:34
Officials fear that a talented Kenyan student cross-country runner may have succumbed to the elements after a snowstorm hit the Anchorage area of Alaska over the weekend.
The Herald Sun reported on Wednesday that Marko Cheseto, a
University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) has not been sighted since Sunday
night when a blizzard hit the area.
“Anchorage police and members of Alaska Search and Rescue Dogs
performed a search yesterday. Today, the effort was expanded to include
the Alaska Mountain Rescue Group, Nordic Ski Patrol and Alaska State
Troopers,” the paper published on their Wednesday online edition.
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