EAST GULL LAKE - A 50-year-old Brainerd man died Friday afternoon in a snowmobile crash on Gull Lake, about a mile north of Gull Point in the main bay of the lake, the Cass County Sheriffs Department reported.
The crash was reported at 5:54 p.m. The victim, David Niemann had apparently been traveling north on the ice of Gull Lake when he hit a pressure ridge, throwing him from his snowmobile, the sheriffs department reported.
The crash is being investigated by the sheriffs department and an autopsy is scheduled.
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