Snowmobile catches fire on trail

Snowmobile catches fire on trail

ONTONAGON COUNTY — A Wisconsin woman’s snowmobile is a total loss after it caught fire on a trail in Ontonagon County.

The Ontonagon County Sheriff’s Office says the incident happened around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. Rhonda Krueger of Rosendale, Wisconsin, was traveling on Trail #1 towards the Lake of the Clouds when she felt extensive heat on her right leg. She looked down and saw flames coming from the side of her sled.

Krueger immediately stopped and tried to put out the fire, but she was unsuccessful. Krueger was not injured.