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      Linden teacher dies in snowmobile crash

      Police say a 34-year-old snowmobiler has died after another snowmobile struck him in Washtenaw County.

      Police say the crash happened around 12:30 a.m. Thursday in York Township, about 35 miles southwest of Detroit.

      Police identify him as Andrew J. Kargel of Saline. The Ann Arbor News says he was a teacher in the Linden Public Schools.

      State police Sgt. Mark Thompson says two snowmobilers were riding on a road, with one following the other. Thompson says Kargel fell off and was struck by the second snowmobile.

      The crash remains under investigation.

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