Clearwater Man Injured in Snowmobile Accident Near Cook

By KBJR News 1

March 2, 2013 Updated Mar 2, 2013 at 4:54 PM CDT

Cook, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A Clearwater man was injured in a snowmobile accident on the Arrowhead Snowmobile Trail Friday afternoon.

According to the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office, Jeffrey Neil Faust, 58, suffered a back injury after cresting a hill and landing on the trail.

Authorities say the incident happened around 1:19 p.m. about 15 miles north of Cook.

Faust was transported to the Cook Hospital by the Orr ambulance.

Written for the web by Jennifer Austin.