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29-year-old woman dead after snowmobile collision: Renfrew OPP

The OPP say a 29-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene, while a 33-year-old man was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press - image credit)
The OPP say a 29-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene, while a 33-year-old man was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press - image credit)

Ontario Provincial Police say a 29-year-old woman is dead following a snowmobile collision on a trail in the Township of McNab-Braeside.

In a media release, Renfrew OPP said officers and paramedics responded to a crash on an Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) trail at approximately 4 p.m. on Saturday.

The woman, who was driving the snowmobile, was pronounced dead at the scene. The OPP also said a 33-year-old male passenger was airlifted to hospital with "serious injuries."

OPP Acting Sergeant Brianna Roberge said officers are working to notify next of kin. She also said the OPP will not be releasing names at this time.

Renfrew OPP continue to investigate the collision, the release said. The OFSC trail remains closed.