River of Ponds man dead in snowmobile accident

Published on March 14, 2017

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Port Saunders RCMP are investigating a snowmobile crash that claimed the life of a 46-year-old man from River of Ponds.

The tragedy occurred Monday night around 9 p.m. near River of Ponds.

In a news release today (Tuesday), police are reminding snowmobilers to wear proper clothing and safety equipment, and to always be aware of their surroundings as weather can quickly change familiar landscape. As well, police say it is important to ensure your machine is in proper working order.