Ohio man killed in Houghton County snowmobile crash

Published: Mar. 5, 2021 at 10:27 PM EST
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Calumet, Mich. (WLUC) - A 49-year-old Ohio man was killed Friday in a snowmobile crash in Houghton County.

According to the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office, it happened at 3:45 p.m. at the US-41 and Trail #17 crossing just north of Calumet.

Deputies say the snowmobiler crossed into the path of a vehicle driven by a 33-year-old Ahmeek woman. The snowmobiler was taken to Aspirus Keweenaw hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities say speed is believed to be a factor in the crash. The investigation is ongoing.

The names of those involved have not been released.

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