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Snowmobile crash kills one, injures another

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A 28-year-old man is dead and a 27-year-old man is in Winnipeg hospital in stable condition following a snowmobile crash Saturday night, Parkland RCMP report.

Parkland RCMP say the two-vehicle collision occurred on a snowmobile trail near Rainbow Beach in the RM of Ochre River. RCMP responded to the incident just before 9:30 p.m.

RCMP are investigating and alcohol is considered a factor in the collision.

The name of the deceased will not be released.

The RM of Ochre River is south of Dauphin in western Manitoba.

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Updated on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 2:22 PM CST: Added location of RM of Ochre River, minor editing

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