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9th Snowmobile Fatality This Winter Reported Tuesday In Conover


One person has died after a snowmobile crash Tuesday afternoon in Vilas county.

The Sheriff's Department reports they were called at 1:49 p.m. after a snowmobile hit a tree on Trail 10 near marker 103 in the Town of Conover. When the call came in the driver was unresponsive and CPR had been started.

When responders arrived the person was deceased. The name of the crash victim will be released when relatives are notified.

Several agencies responded to the scene and the investigation into the crash continues.

According to the DNR, this is the 9th fatality this winter season in Wisconsin.

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