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Man killed in snowmobile crash near Lincoln

Posted: Feb 02, 2018 3:49 PM Updated:

LINCOLN - Authorities report that a Great Falls man died in a snowmobile crash on Friday.

Lewis & Clark County Coroner Bryan Backeberg has identified the man as Lee Schuler, 40.

The accident happened near the intersection of Beaver Creek Road and Stonewall Creek Road north of Lincoln.

Captain Brent Colbert of the Lewis & Clark County Sheriff’s Office says the man was snowmobiling in a group and hit a tree.

Authorities were alerted to the crash at around 11:30 a.m.

Captain Colbert says it is unknown at this time if speed or alcohol are factors.

The Sheriff's Office and the Montana Highway Patrol are continuing to investigate.

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