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Snowmobiler ejected from sled, thrown 30 feet in accident

By WKTV News

MONTAGUE, N.Y. (WKTV) - The Lewis County Sheriff's Department is investigating a snowmobile accident that injured a 58-year-old Fulton man Tuesday night.

It happened at 7:37 p.m. along Sears Pond Road in the Town of Montague.

Gary Jones was thrown 30 feet after his snowmobile went into an embankment and flipped. He landed in brush and branches.

Jones was airlifted to Upstate Medical University where he is being treated for chest and back injuries.

The investigation into the accident continues.

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