Snowmobilers rescued after crashing in North Collins

NORTH COLLINS, N.Y. (WIVB) — Erie County Sheriff’s Deputies say two snowmobilers were rescued after crashing on a trail in the Town of North Collins.

Dispatchers say they received a phone call about a two snowmobilers who crashed shortly before 6 p.m. Thursday.

The two involved in the crash were located by authorities who used cell phone coordinates and an enhanced 911 system to find them.

At the scene, one male victim was found unconscious while the other had leg injuries, according to deputies. They were taken to ECMC with non-life threatening injuries.

The crash is under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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