TOWN OF WEBB- Town of Webb Police confirmed a Liverpool woman died in snowmobile accident early Sunday morning.
Police said Old Forge Fire and Rescue were called to the area of 1st and 2nd Lake on the Fulton Chain of Lakes in the Town of Webb. They investigated the scene which was on Morrow Point "pass thru".
According to the Town of Webb Police, the snowmobile operator, Michelle L. Wander, 46 of Liverpool was travelling north on 1st and 2nd Lake when she was approaching the pass thru and failed to negotiate the approach ramp between the wooded area. Police said she hit a tree and was thrown from the snowmobile. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation revealed the cause of the accident was unsafe speed.
Old Forge Fire and ambulance, Town of Inlet Police and NYSP assisted at the scene.