Cheboygan County man dies after snowmobile accident

A Cheboygan County man is dead after a snowmobile accident Saturday evening.

Robert John Niester, 45, of Cheboygan, died after being involved in a snowmobile accident Saturday evening.

Michigan State Police Troopers from the Gaylord Post responded to the crash in Cheboygan County's Koehler Township at 8:45 p.m. Saturday.

It is not yet known what caused the accident or if alcohol was a factor in the snowmobile crash.

Cheboygan County Sheriff's Department and Indian River Life Support assisted MSP.