One man hospitalized after snowmobile accident

One man hospitalized after snowmobile accident

TWIN LAKES — One man ended up in the hospital after a snowmobile accident in Houghton County Monday afternoon.

Sheriff’s deputies were called to Trail #3 near Twin Lakes just after 4:00 p.m. The snowmobiler of St. Paul, Minnesota was traveling northbound when he lost control of his sled, struck a berm on the trail, veered and hit a tree.

The man was thrown from the vehicle and injured his legs. He was transported to Portage Hospital for treatment of those injuries.