Man ticketed after crash involving snowmobile, pickup truck in Lake Hallie

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LAKE HALLIE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Investigators ticketed a snowmobile rider who's suspected of riding drunk when he collided with a pickup truck.

It happened on January 3. Lake Hallie police say the 47-year-old Altoona man was going east on the south shoulder of Melby Street. He went across the road on the snowmobile near Commercial Blvd. That's when officers say the truck hit him. He went to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Nobody else was hurt.

A Department of Natural Resources warden ticketed the man. The police department also ticketed him for riding a snowmobile on or near highways.

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