Snowmobile Crash Kills Bricelyn Man 17 Dec 13

A 22-year-old Bricelyn man is dead after a snowmobile crash Sunday afternoon on the Willard Munger Trail near Rutledge. The Pine County Sheriff’s Office says that the preliminary investigation indicates Jordan Mustchler left the trail and struck a tree. A caller reported that a snowmobiler was lying the ditch and was unresponsive, and Mustchler was pronounced dead at the scene.  Investigators believe alcohol may have played a role.