Teen injured in snowmobile accident on Green Lake in Spicer

A 14-year-old female was injured in a snowmobile accident Tuesday afternoon on Green Lake in Spicer.


SPICER — A 14-year-old female from New London was injured in a single-snowmobile crash Tuesday afternoon on Green Lake in Spicer when she lost control of the snowmobile she was operating and was thrown from the sled.

The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office received the report of the crash about 4:27 p.m. Tuesday. According to a news release from the Sheriff's Office, the teen was operating a 2015 Arctic Cat ZR4000 when she lost control on the northeast side of Green Lake as she was heading across the lake.

The teen was transported by ambulance to Carris Health - Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar with non-life-threatening injuries.

The incident is being investigated by the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office. Assisting at the scene were the Spicer Fire Department, Spicer First Responders, New London Ambulance and Carris Health Ambulance Service.

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