JAY — There was a snowmobile accident in Jay on Sunday. Alan Cyr, 45, of Bristol, Connecticut, injured his left shoulder and was taken to North Country Hospital where he was treated for his injuries.
Cyr was traveling north on VAST Trail 101 in the Town of Jay at 12:30 p.m. His snowmobile went left of center and off the trail, hitting an area near a large rock. He was wearing his helmet at the time.
The windshield of the snowmobile, a 2013 Polaris 600cc, was broken during the crash. The police report that alcohol was not a factor in the crash, but that speed was a factor.
The crash is still under investigation.Are you on Instagram? Cool. So are we. CLICK HERE to follow us for a behind the scenes look at Newport Dispatch.