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Name Released in Fredenberg Township Snowmobile Accident

Updated: 02/15/2014 9:40 PM
Created: 02/15/2014 8:01 PM WDIO.com

A 22-year-old man was injured when a vehicle hit his snowmobile Saturday in St. Louis County.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office received a report of a snowmobile accident at about 5:45 p.m. Deputies said the accident happened in Fredenberg Township, about a mile west of Minno-ette Bait & Tackle.

They said a snowmobile was attempting to cross Fish Lake Road at a snowmobile crossing and pulled out in front of a vehicle.

Deputies said the snowmobile driver, 22-year-old Cody Reents of Fredenberg Township, was brought to Essentia Health in Duluth with non-life-threatening injuries, and his snowmobile was severely damaged.

The driver of the other vehicle was 27-year-old Justin Finke of Duluth.

Bart Porter

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