Welland man dies in snowmobile accident

A 57 year old Welland man has died while riding in his snowmobile in the Algonquin Park area near the town of Kearney.

OPP say Jean Paul Goulet was snowmobiling on a trail in the Almaguin Highlands area Monday afternoon when he hit a tree and was killed.

It was the second fatality of the season on the trail, a 28 year old man died in December when his snowmobile hit a tree that had fallen on a trail.