JEFFERSON COUNTY -- A 14-year-old boy was killed in a snowmobile accident in Jefferson County Saturday evening.
The crash happened just after 6:30 p.m. in the township of Jefferson.
According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, the 14-year-old was traveling on a snowmobile trail in the area of CTH A/Advent Road and failed to negotiate a curve and went off the trail.
The Sheriff’s Office says fellow riders assisted in life-saving measures until Emergency personnel arrived at the scene. Unfortunately, those life-saving measures were unsuccessful.
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, the DNR, and the Jefferson County Medical Examiner’s Office are continuing to investigate the crash.
No other information has been released at this time.
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