CHIPPEWA COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - The Chippewa Co Sheriff's Office responded to a snowmobile accident on 2-11-2019 at approximately 1345 hrs. It was found that a snowmobile was driven by a female from Connecticut on Trail #47 in the Strongs Mi area.
The sled left the trail and the driver fell off the sled and she hit a tree.
The driver had to be taken out of the wooded area on the Whitefish Twp Fire/EMS Rescue sled.
The driver sustained life threatening internal injuries to her chest area. She was taken to War Memorial Hospital and eventually transferred to a hospital downstate.
Chippewa Co Sheriff's Office was assisted by Whitefish Twp Fire and EMS and Sault Fire.