HARVARD, Ill. — A man was killed in a snowmobile accident in McHenry County.
The McHenry County coroner identified the man as Brandon Shields, 32.
Shields, along with two others, were driving snowmobiles around 1 a.m. Wednesday in the area north of Mokeler Creek in Harvard.
Officials said Shields crashed his snowmobile into a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene. There were white out conditions around the time of the crash.
Shields lived near the area.
An autopsy is scheduled Thursday.