TOWER, Minn. (AP) — A snowmobiler has died in an accident in Saint Louis County.

Sheriff’s officials say 53-year-old Steven Rahman was riding on the Taconite trail near Tower on Wednesday night with four others when he missed a curve and struck a tree.

Authorities say the Hastings man was wearing a helmet. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators say speed was a factor in the crash.

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