'Violent' snowmobile crash near Quyon, Que., leaves couple with serious injuries
Speed, trail conditions may have contributed to Saturday crash, police say
A man and woman were treated for injuries Saturday after their snowmobile rolled over several times on a trail near Quyon, Que., ejecting the couple.
Their injuries are considered serious, but not life-threatening, MRC des Collines-de-l'Outaouais police said in a news release.
No other snowmobile was involved in the crash, according to police, who described what happened next as a "violent accident."
Police said "speed, combined with a bad reading of physical trail conditions," may have contributed to the crash.
The force of the impact broke the woman's helmet and caused "multiple fractures" to both victims, according to police.