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Snowmobiler Dies in Weber County Accident

WEBER COUNTY AUTHORITIES SAY AN AIRMAN, 22 -- WHO WAS STATIONED AT HILL AIR FORCE BASE -- IS DEAD, AFTER A WEEKEND SNOWMOBILING ACCIDENT.

SHERIFF'S OFFICIALS SAY, THE MAN WAS KILLED SUNDAY AFTERNOON AFTER ROLLING HIS SLED, WHILE GOING DOWN A STEEP EMBANKMENT IN THE MONTE CRISTO RANGE.

THE VICTIM WAS PART OF A GROUP OF THREE AIRMEN, AND A CIVILIAN, WHO HAD BEEN SNOWMOBILING ALL DAY.

POLICE SAY THE REST OF THE GROUP REACHED A ROAD, BUT COULDN'T FIND THEIR FRIEND.

WHEN THEY RETURNED TO THE SCENE, THEY FOUND HIM PINNED UNDER HIS SNOWMOBILE, NOT BREATHING.

 

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