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LaPine man injured in a snowmobile crash

A LaPine man was seriously injured when he lost control of his snowmobile, struck a tree, and had to be rescued yesterday (Sunday) afternoon. According to Deschutes County Search and Rescue, Dispatch received a 9-1-1 call at 2:17 saying a snow mobile rider crashed into a tree near Paulina Lake. The injured rider was identified as 32-year-old Dylan McCloud.  LifeFlight had begun responding to the scene but had to turn back due to poor weather. After an hour and twenty minutes a Search and Rescue doctor was able to reach him.  McCloud was taken to Saint Charles Bend via a snow ambulance and a ground ambulance. No further word on the extent of McCloud's injuries.

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