JUNEAU - A wolf residents are calling the "white wolf" was spotted Monday around 4:30 a.m. near the intersection of Craig Street and Glacier Highway.
The witness said they spotted the wolf on the side of the road, stopped, rolled down the car window, but the wolf didn't move until the driver passed. Before leaving, the witness took a picture of the animal with an iPhone, which was send to the state Department of Fish and Game.
Department officials later confirmed via email that the animal in the picture was a healthy looking wolf.
More information about wolves in the area, go online to http://www.wc.adfg.state.ak.us/index.cfm?adfg=wolf.main.