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Wiskek man dies in Idaho crash

A Wishek man died Saturday evening in eastern Idaho after his snowmobile crashed into a tree, according to the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office in St. Anthony, Idaho.

Wayne R. Halvorson, 32,  was riding a snowmobile between Last Chance and Ponds lodge near the Chick Creek Trail before 7:30 p.m., Saturday, according to the sheriff’s office. Halvorson lost control of the snowmobile and it hit a tree. Sheriff’s deputies and Fremont County EMS responded to the scene while people who were riding with Halvorson performed CPR. Halvorson died at the scene from injuries he sustained in the crash, according to the sheriff’s office.