An unidentified 15-year-old juvenile from Ellsworth was injured Thursday Feb. 28, 2019, while snowmobiling. According to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office, the crash occurred at approximately 5:45 p.m. on 450th Avenue near County Road OO, Trimbelle Township.
Investigators determined that the snowmobile struck a snowbank and the youth, who was driving, went airborne. The teen was transported to Regions Hospital by Ellsworth Ambulance Service for undetermined injuries.
The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office was assisted on scene by Ellsworth Ambulance Service and Ellsworth Fire Department.