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      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.