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      Man hospitalized after snowmobile crash

      Snowmobile involved in crash

      A 54-year-old man was sent to the hospital following a crash on his snowmobile.

      The Iron County Sheriffâ??s Office said the crash occurred at 2:30 Saturday afternoon.

      Gerard Schira, a Chandler, Arizona resident, was traveling north on trail 113, a mile south of M-69 in Crystal Falls, when he lost control of his snowmobile and collided with a tree.

      He was transported to Northstar Health System for a suspected broken leg.

      According to the report, Schira had not been drinking, but high speeds were a contributing factor to the crash.