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Iron County snowmobile crash kills one Saturday

HURLEY — A man is dead following a snowmobile crash in Iron County this weekend.

Iron County Emergency Dispatch received a report of the snowmobile crash on Trail 14 off Game Management Road in the town of Knight at approximately 2:30 p.m. Saturday, with reports that those on the scene were attempting life saving measures on an unresponsive man.

Both the Hurley and Mercer snowmobile rescue units — along with Mercer Area Ambulance and Rescue — were initially dispatched to the scene, according to Iron County Sheriff Paul Samardich, due to difficulty in obtaining an exact location of the crash si...