Deadly snowmobile crash near Bathurst claims 1 life
Driver collided with another snowmobile stopped on the trail
A 45-year-old Bathurst man is dead after he was thrown from his snowmobile and then run over by another driver on Saturday night, according to police.
The crash happened about six kilometres east of the Governor Lodge near Route 180 around 5 p.m.
RCMP said the man collided with another vehicle that was stopped on the trail. He was thrown from his vehicle and then another snowmobile following behind ran him over.
The victim’s name hasn’t been released so police can notify his family.
Another person was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.