Snowmobile accident claims life of Crosby man
Web posted February 14, 2017
The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s office reported that a 21-year-old Crosby man was killed as the result of a snowmobile accident on Friday, February 3rd.
At around 4:10 pm, Brandon Harwig, was traveling southbound in the ditch near the 23000 block of CR 31 south of Cuyuna, when he struck an approach causing the snowmobile to catapult through the air and collide with some trees.
The victim was riding with a friend who found Harwig after the accident and then called 911. Harwig was transported to the Crosby Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the MN State Patrol, Deerwood Police, and the Crosby Police.
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