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Teen dies in snow mobile accident

National News // Feb. 26, 2019

A 16-year-old boy died when a snow mobile he was riding on crashed over a cliff in canton Graubünden.

pixabay Teen dies in snow mobile accident

The machine was being driven by a 44-year-old man who was injured.

The pair were travelling from the Lake Bianco region in Italy and crossed the border near Cima de Barna.

Rescuers say the teen died on the spot. The man was helicoptered to hospital in Bellinzona.

Police are investigating the cause of the accident.

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