Man killed in snowmobile accident near Vanderhoof


A man is dead and a woman injured following a snowmobile accident near Vanderhoof Sunday.

RCMP were called to assist BC Ambulance at the scene around 7 p.m. Sunday.

The area could only be accessed by snowmobile and SARS was called into assist emergency services personnel. On scene police find a 35-year-old man deceased. A 20-year-old woman was taken to hospital where her condition is said to be stable.

The investigation is ongoing as police determine what may have caused this crash. Neither of the individuals involved were wearing helmets which may have contributed to injuries sustained, according to police.