Three snowmobile collisions in two days
Submitted by Haliburton Highlands OPP
Published March 12, 2017
On Friday, March 10, Haliburton Highlands OPP officers responded to a collision in Haliburton Forest involving a snowmobile colliding with a tree. The driver of the snowmobile lost control of the snowmobile and struck a tree. The driver was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
On Saturday, March 11, two separate collisions involving motorized snow vehicles occurred at the Haliburton Forest.
A driver of a snowmobile lost control of the snowmobile he was driving and struck a tree. Driver was transported to hospital with serious injuries. Haliburton Highlands OPP officers along with Ontario Provincial Police Technical Collision Section are investigating.
On Saturday, March 11, a collision involving a snowmobile occurred when the driver of a snowmobile lost control of the snowmobile he was driving and was thrown from the snowmobile. The driver was transported to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Snowmobilers are reminded to drive according to trail conditions, your level of experience, reduce your speed and give plenty of distance between yourself and other trail users.