Fridley man hurt in snowmobile crashPublished 8:09am Monday, December 24, 2012 Updated 10:11am Monday, December 24, 2012
A Fridley man was injured in a snowmobile accident near Underwood Friday morning.
Michael Olsen was driving his 1999 Arctic Cat west on the shoulder of State Highway 210 when he struck a mailbox at about 8 a.m. The mailbox and snowmobile were damaged and Olsen was transported by Ringdahl Ambulance to Lake Region Healthcare for non-life threatening injuries. Olsen was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash, and the case is under investigation.