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Woman, 40, Killed in Vilas Co. Snowmobile Crash

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

A 40-year-old woman has died following a snowmobile crash Monday night in Vilas County.

According to a press release from the Sheriff's Department, the victim failed to negotiate a curve and rolled down an embankment in the Town of St. Germain. The victim died of internal injuries.

Alcohol may have been a factor in the crash.

The woman's name is not being released at this time. She was a resident of Morton, IL.


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