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Update: Name released in Vilas County snowmobile crashSubmitted: 02/21/2018
Update: Name released in Vilas County snowmobile crash
Story By Newswatch 12 News Team

LAND O LAKES - An Indiana man died when his snowmobile hit a tree near Land O Lakes.

The Vilas County Sheriff's Department says 57 year old Michael Wilson died in the accident at 8:15 Monday night.

He was from Lafayette, Indianna.

His snowmobile had hit a tree on North Helen Creek Road in the Town of Land O Lakes.

Emergency services found Wilson dead when they arrived on the scene.

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A snowmobiler died Monday night after hitting a tree near Land O Lakes.

The Vilas County Sheriff's Department tells us they got a 911 call around 8:15 p.m. Monday.

Word was that a snowmobile had hit a tree on North Helen Creek Road in the Town of Land O Lakes.

Emergency services found the rider dead when they arrived on the scene.

No name has been released yet.

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