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Buffalo man dead in snowmobile crash

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Jan 13, 2014 at 10:10 am

MAPLE LAKE, Minn. (KNSI) The Wright County Sheriff's Office says a Buffalo man was killed Saturday afternoon in a snowmobile crash in Silver Creek Township.

Fifty one year-old Craig Pietz was driving the 2013 SkiDoo on a trail when he came over a hill, hit a snow crest and was thrown off the machine.

Pietz was taken by air ambulance to North Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead. 

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