MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Grand Marais man died following a snowmobile accident Saturday evening.
According to the Cook County Sheriff’s Office, around 5:30 p.m. 22-year-old Wayne Gunnar Anderson was snowmobiling with a friend when he was separated from his snowmobile on County Road 8, just north of Grand Marais.READ MORE: 'She Was A Jewel': Community Holds Vigil For Victim Of Quadruple Homicide
After coming off his snowmobile, Anderson was struck by his friend.READ MORE: Woman Critically Injured In Minneapolis Shooting
Upon arrival, deputies initiated CPR and transported Anderson to North Shore Health.
He was later pronounced dead.MORE NEWS: Twins, Lynx, And Gophers Take Home Weekend Wins
The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.