Northern Wisconsin accident kills snowmobiler

CREATED Feb 9, 2013

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BELL, Wis. - A snowmobiler lost his life in northern Wisconsin this weekend when his vehicle crashed into a tree.

According to the Duluth News Tribune, the man from Iowa died on impact Friday afternoon in the town of Bell in Bayfield County.

The sheriff's office believes speed and alcohol contributed to the crash.

The man's name has not yet been released.

The accident also remains under investigation by
the state Department of Natural Resources.