Dirt bike collision in rural Pine River results in fatality
Web posted August 7, 2018
Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on Friday, July 27, 2018 at 6:19 PM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a crash involving two dirt bikes on the Bull Moose Trail in the Foot Hills State Forest, rural Pine River MN.
Deputies and responders arrived on scene and learned that the victim, Jackson Snidarich, age 24 of Minneapolis MN, had been travelling north on a 2001 Honda CR260 dirt bike when he rounded a corner and started to slide making contact with Beau Pearcy, age 32 of Rice MN, who was southbound on a 2000 Honda CR125 dirt bike.
Lifesaving efforts were performed on Snidarich and he was later pronounced deceased at the scene of the crash. Pearcy did not report any injuries. Both riders were wearing helmets at the time of the crash.
Assisting on scene was the Pine River Police Department, MN DNR Conservation, Pine River Fire Department, North Memorial Ambulance and AirCare.
The crash remains under investigation by the Cass County Sheriff’s Office and an autopsy is scheduled with the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office.
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