One dead in Black Hills snowmobile accident

SPEARFISH S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Game Fish and Parks is investigating a fatal snowmobile accident.

It happened last Thursday northwest of Spearfish Canyon off of a park trail.

Officials say a woman was out riding with her family, and that the trails were in good condition.

Her identity and age has not yet been released.

This is the first snowmobile fatality in a state park in nearly a decade.

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