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A 25-year-old man from Steinbach is dead following a snowmobile collision Tuesday morning.

Shortly after 11:30 am, Falcon Beach RCMP responded to a report of a snowmobile collision along the Can Am Trail, approximately 40 kilometres south of Falcon Lake in the Rural Municipality of Reynolds.

Police say two men from Steinbach, a 54-year-old and a 25-year-old were headed south down the trail, when the younger rider collided with a tree. He was pronounced dead on scene.

Police say he was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Alcohol is not considered a factor.

The investigation continues.

 

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