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Overdue snowmobiler found dead

RCMP say that a snowmobiler from Nelson House was reported overdue on Monday afternoon, January 30, 2023. The 27-year-old man had gone out on his snow machine on Sunday towards a camp located north of the community but had failed to return home.

The man’s body was located a short time later on the trail to the camp.

Police determined that the man had been travelling along the shoreline of Footprint Lake at a high rate of speed when he collided with a tree.

Police say the victim was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision. He died at the scene.

RCMP continue to investigate

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