Snowmobiler injured in AuTrain Township crash
AuTRAIN TOWNSHIP, MI— A snowmobile driver is hospitalized, following an accident in Alger County.
Sheriff Matthew Waldron says Wednesday around 8:45 p.m. his office received a 911 call reporting a single-snowmobile crash on Trail #8 near Addis Lake Road in AuTrain Township.
Investigation reveals a 42-year-old woman left the trail and struck a tree. She was taken to UPHS-Marquette and is in critical condition.
Officials say alcohol and excessive speed are primary factors in the crash.
Alger EMS and Alger County Rescue 21 assisted at the scene.