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Man dies from snowmobile crash injuries

An Ely man injured in a snowmobile crash on Sunday has died.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office said Christopher P. Yarger, 48, died on Sunday evening from injuries sustained in the crash.

The incident occurred just before 3 p.m. on Shagawa Road near the 400 block of Shagawa Road North in Ely. Yarger was taken to Ely Bloomenson Community Hospital and then airlifted to Essentia Health-St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth.