Milford man killed in rural snowmobile accident

Milford man killed in rural snowmobile accident

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WEBB, Iowa | A Milford, Iowa, man Thursday night from injuries sustained in a snowmobile accident near the Little Sioux River in rural Clay County.

Justin Robert Stahly, 39, was driving a Polaris Assault 800 snowmobile northbound on the frozen river when he collided with a tree. The Clay County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the accident shortly after 8 p.m. 

According to a press release from the Iowa Department of Natural Resources, Stahly had been wearing a helmet when he crashed, and he was traveling in a group of snowmobilers. 

Medical attention was provided to Stahly before he was pronounced dead at the scene, which was near 245th Avenue, in rural Webb.


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