There has been yet another fatal snowmobile collision in Manitoba.
RCMP said a 43-year-old man has died after his snowmobile crashed into a tree about six kilometres southeast of Swan River in the middle of the night.
RCMP said they got the report around 2:25 a.m. on Saturday morning.
They said the man, who was from Swan River, was travelling with a small group when it appears he lost control and veered off the trail and collided with a tree. He was transported to hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
RCMP said the man was wearing a helmet. They believe that speed and alcohol were factors in the collision.
Swan River RCMP is investigating.
Published at Sat, 17 Mar 2018 13:47:31 -0400