On February 29, 2020, at approximately 10:10 am, Powerview RCMP responded to a report of a snowmobile collision on trail 220, northeast of Great Falls.
A group of snowmobilers were out riding in the area when they came across a snowmobile and rider that was involved in a collision sometime overnight.
Officers, emergency personnel and Bird River Fire Department responded, and the 44-year-old male snowmobiler from the RM of St. Clements, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
At this time it is believed that the male missed a turn, went into a treed area, and was thrown from his snowmobile.
RCMP continue to investigate.