Calumet man injured in snowmobile accident

CALUMET — A Calumet man lost control of his snowmobile and struck a tree early Friday morning in Calumet Township. The 24 year-old was traveling southbound on DNR Trail 3, south of Copper City Road.

Deputies from the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office responded to the accident.

The driver was transported to Aspirus Keweenaw Hospital by Mercy EMS for treatment of his injuries.

Speed and alcohol are believed to be factors. The accident remains under investigation.