Local man dies in accident in northern Michigan

Livonia man loses control of snowmobile in snowstorm

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BURT LAKE, Mich. -  A Livonia man has been killed in a snowmobile accident in northern Lower Michigan.
 
The Cheboygan County sheriff's department says Robert Bennett hit a pressure crack on Burt Lake during a snowstorm on Friday. The 56-year-old lost control of the snowmobile, which rolled over and ejected him.
 
According to authorities, Bennett was taken to McLaren Hospital in Petoskey where he died.


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