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One dead after snomobile collision in Sept-Îles

01/08/2012 10:38 EST | Updated 03/09/2012 05:12 EST

Dany Wright, 48, is dead after a snowmobile accident in Sept-Îles.

Quebec Provincial police said Wright was traveling with three friends on snowmobiles when he lost control of his machine and hit a tree Saturday at 7 p.m.

He was pronounced dead in hospital.

Police said they are investigating the scene of the accident Sunday and will do a blood-alcohol test to see if Wright had been drinking.

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