A Pennsylvania man died after crashing a snowmobile in Killington on Feb. 22.
John McConomy, 64, of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, was riding a rented 2014 Polaris Indy LXT snowmobile about 2 p.m. on the Juggernaut snowmobile trail in Killington near West Glade Road in Killlington, according to a news release issued by the Vermont State Police.
According to the police report, the investigation showed that McConomy had rented the snowmobile from Killington Snowmobile Tours and was on a guided ride with his wife, Judith McConomy, according to police.
While turning around, John McConomy accelerated too fast and lost control. The snowmobile hit a tree stump and both John and Judith McConomy were ejected from the snow machine, according to the police report.
Judith McConomy suffered non-life threatening injuries. John McConomy was transported by ambulance to Rutland Regional Medical Center. In transport, his condition worsened and he was sent to the operating room where he later died due to his injuries, the report said.
The investigation into the crash is ongoing, according to police.