Alcohol played a factor in crash

Pennsylvania State Police

WINDSOR, Pa. (AP) – Police say alcohol may have been a factor in a fatal central Pennsylvania snowmobile accident

The Harrisburg Patriot-News ( ) reports that the snowmobile crashed into a tree at about 2 a.m. Saturday in York County. An unidentified 21-year-old man was found dead at the scene, which is about 35 miles south of Harrisburg.

Police say that a preliminary investigation suggests that the rider was thrown from the snowmobile after striking the tree and may have been drinking alcohol.

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