Snowmobiler injured after collision in Owen Sound

(Owen Sound Police Service photo)

On February 20th at about 1:30 pm, Owen Sound Police were dispatched to the snowmobile trail running between Superior Street and 8th Street East regarding a sled hitting a tree.

The investigation revealed that a 43-year-old Shelburne resident failed to negotiate a turn and struck a tree.

The collision resulted in a broken wrist and significant damage to the sled.

Owen Sound Police continue to conduct an enforcement initiative on the snowmobile trail and remind snowmobilers to obey the posted speed limit.