TUSCARORA TWP., Mich. (WWJ/AP) – A 37-year-old Monroe man has died in a snowmobile accident after authorities say he crashed into trees in Cheboygan County.

The accident happened early Saturday morning along the Gaylord to Mackinaw City Railroad Trail System in Tuscarora Township.

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Police say they arrived on the scene and found the driver of the snowmobile less than two miles south of a road near the Indian River. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Police say it appears the snowmobile went off the trail and hit several trees. Investigators believe speed and alcohol were factors in the fatal crash, WPBN-TV reported.

The man’s name has not yet been released.

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