Snowmobile crash claims life of Ontario woman in N.B.
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Published Sunday, March 11, 2018 12:41PM ADT
A 47-year-old woman from Ontario has died as the result of a snowmobile crash in Northern New Brunswick.
The Bathurst RCMP responded to the crash about 25 kilometres from Chemin Lodge in the Nepisiguit Falls area around 3:45 p.m. Saturday.
According to investigators, the woman driving the snowmobile was trying to go up a hill when she lost control and fell. Officers say she then struck a tree and died at the scene.
The RCMP says the victim was travelling with a group of snowmobilers at the time of crash.
Investigators are not considering alcohol as a factor in the crash and the investigation is ongoing.