25-year-old man dies in snowmobile accident: RCMP
RCMP said the man was wearing a helmet, and alcohol is not considered a factor in the collision. (File image)
Published Wednesday, February 14, 2018 11:08AM CST
Last Updated Wednesday, February 14, 2018 11:09AM CST
RCMP say a 25-year-old Steinbach man died after the snowmobile he was riding collided with a tree late Tuesday morning.
Officers in Falcon Beach responded to the report around 11:30 a.m. RCMP said it happened on the Can am Trail about 40 miles south of Falcon Lake in the RM of Reynolds.
A 54-year-old and 25-year-old man, both from Steinbach, were travelling south on the trail when the younger man hit a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
RCMP said the man was wearing a helmet, and alcohol is not considered a factor in the collision.
The investigation continues.