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Illinois man dies in snowmobile crash in northern Wisconsin

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Posted at 12:05 PM, Dec 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-27 13:05:22-05
A 63-year-old Illinois man has died in a snowmobile crash in northern Wisconsin.
 
The crash was reported around 8:30 p.m. Monday on a trail near Arbor Vitae. Investigators say the man struck a tree. He died at the scene.
 
The victim's name was not immediately released.
 
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and Vilas County authorities are investigating.