Associated Press, Published January 13 2010
Melrose man dies after snowmobile crashST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Melrose man has died after crashing his snowmobile on the Wobegon Trail in central Minnesota.
Stearns County sheriff's officials say 47-year-old John Spaeth died of his injuries at St. Cloud Hospital.
Spaeth was hurt Tuesday after he lost control of his snowmobile while passing a friend's sled east of Melrose.
Sheriff John Sanner says Spaeth rolled his snowmobile and hit a sign post.
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