03-25-20-Another Fatal Snowmobile Crash

LEAD: Vilas County investigators are trying to determine the cause of the state’s 19th fatal snowmobile crash this year.

VERBATIM: Accoridng to the Sheriff’s office the crash happened March 18 in the woods near Korth Lake in the Town of Lincoln. 30-year-old Amanda Thacker of Eagle River was airlifted to a Wausau hospital where she died. A preliminary investigation found Thacker was not wearing a helmet. The Department of Natural Resources says there were 16 fatal snowmobile crashes in 2019.