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A 38-year-old Prior Lake man died Saturday evening following a one vehicle snowmobile accident in Pequot Lakes about 20 miles north of Brainerd, police said.

Andrew Novak was snowmobiling with another man on a southbound section of the Paul Bunyan Trail when his vehicle left the trail and crashed into a tree, according to a Pequot Lakes Police Department news release.

The second man pulled his snowmobile over, called 911 and began administering CPR. Emergency responders arrived at around 8 p.m. and continued CPR but were unable to revive Novak.

The accident is still under investigation, the department said.


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