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      Snowmobilers find body on snowmobile trail

      Evidence shows the driver rode off the trail and hit a large tree.

      Michigan State Police are investigating a fatal snowmobile crash that happened sometime Wednesday evening in Burt Township.

      Snowmobilers found another snowmobiler's body on the trail Thursday morning.

      The victim was identified as a 41-year-old man from Franklin, Wisconsin.

      State troopers said it appears the man drove off the trail and hit a large tree.

      Michigan State Police-St. Ignace Post are investigating the crash.

      Right now, it's unclear if alcohol played a part in it.

      Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed it to contact MSP at (906) 643-7582.

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