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Utah County Man Hospitalized After Snowmobiling Crash

Jan 18, 2020, 6:25 PM | Updated: Jan 19, 2020, 2:07 pm
Utah State Park crews plow trails in Upper Logan Canyon. (Utah State Parks)...
Utah State Park crews plow trails in Upper Logan Canyon. (Utah State Parks)
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GARDEN CITY, Utah – A Utah County man was hospitalized with lacerations to his head after a snowmobiling crash in northern Utah, according to Lieutenant Eric Stucki with the Utah State Parks North Region.

Stucki said the man was snowmobiling without a helmet in the Sinks area along the Amazon Trail on Saturday.

The 40-year-old came in contact with a tree and was airlifted to McKay-Dee Hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, according to Stucki.

Stucki said officials were able to quickly respond to the incident because they were in the area responding to another incident involving a snowmobile.

A 17-year-old was crossing a road on the snowmobile when he was struck by a truck. The teen suffered minor injuries and was not transported to the hospital.

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Utah County Man Hospitalized After Snowmobiling Crash