A 48-year-old Schanzenfeld, Manitoba man has recently died after the snowmobile he was riding collided with a tree at a location near Milner Ridge.

On January 29, 2022, at approximately 10:50am, Lac du Bonnet RCMP responded to a report of a snowmobile collision on Snowman Trail 754, located approximately five kilometres west of Provincial Road 214, near Milner Ridge.

Police investigation determined that a 48-year-old male, from Schanzenfeld, was traveling on the trail when his snowmobile veered off and collided with a tree. The man was then taken to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

RCMP report that the deceased was wearing a helmet at the time of the collision.