MONTICELLO, Minn. (WCCO) — A 34-year-old man from Monticello was killed when his snowmobile crashed with a pickup truck in Silver Creek Township Saturday afternoon.
According to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office, the crash happened at about 2 p.m. on the 13700 block of County Road 75 Northwest.
The driver of the Arctic Cat — Jeffrey Waldstein — collided with a Ford truck being driven by a 27-year-old from Long Prairie. The driver of the truck was backing out of a driveway at the time of the collision.
Waldstein was taken by ambulance to Centra Care Hospital in Monticello, where he was pronounced dead.
The sheriff’s office is still investigating the crash.