Wisconsin man seriously injured in Cass County snowmobile crash

Authorities say a southeastern Wisconsin man is recovering from serious injuries following a snowmobile crash this past weekend in northern Minnesota.

According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the area of Jacobs Road in rural Lake Shore, Minn., shortly before 2 p.m. Sunday for a report of a snowmobile crash.

When deputies arrived, they found a participant of the Nisswa 100 snowmobile race event had crashed on the course.

The driver, identified as a 26-year-old Mayville, Wis. man, was flown to a hospital in the Twin Cities area.

No word on what caused the man to crash.

The driver’s name hasn’t been released as of this time.