WASHBURN, WI (KDAL) - A 26 year old man from Munster, Indiana was killed while snowmobiling on the Idlewild Road in the Township of Barnes on Sunday. The Bayfield County Sheriff's Department identified the victim as Justin Charles Mulder. The investigation showed Mulder was traveling north on the road when, failing to negotiate a corner, the snowmobile left the roadway and crashed into a wooded area. Emergency responders found Mulder dead at the scene around 3 p-m Sunday. The victim was traveling by himself at the time of the accident and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash. This is the 16th death of the season in Wisconsin snowmobiling accidents.
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