Traffic Alert….Emergency Crews Working Now Fatal Snowmobile Accident

Kirkwood, CA…Emergency crews are working a snowmobile vs a tree off of Hwy 88 near the Blue Lakes Snow Park. CHP is reporting a traumatic head injury from a high speed impact with a tree. Update this incident has tragically been updated to a fatal accident.

Officials are, and will remain on scene for the near future gathering information on this accident and the details that led up to the fatality.

Update as of 9:27pm…The details have remained the same. Single snowmobile fatality. Alpine County Sheriff’s office has assigned a deputy for Alpine County Coroner investigation and follow up. We will pass along additional information as it comes in..

From all of us at our thoughts and prayers are with the victims friends and family.