Fatal Snowmobile Accident in Iron County

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Fatal snowmobile accident in Iron CountyMARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)Excessive speed is believed to be a factor in a fatal snowmobile accident yesterday in Iron County.

Authorities say the accident occurred at approximately 1 o’clock yesterday afternoon off of trail 18 on the DNR Road in Amasa.

Few details have been released, but the victim has been identified as a 54-year-old man from Mokena, Illinois. Iron County Sheriff’s Deputies says the man died as a result of injuries he received after his snowmobile left the road and he struck a tree.

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