An Eden Prairie man was killed in a snowmobile crash in Cass County, Minnesota, according to Sheriff Bryan Welk.
The victim has been identified as 54-year-old Matthew P. Pellowski, as stated in an obituary posted on the Huber Funeral Homes website.
On Tuesday, Feb. 7, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call about the crash, which occurred on the Maple Leaf Snowmobile Trail along County Road 1 in Maple Township west of Pequot Lakes.
The victim was operating a 2009 Ski Doo snowmobile when he was thrown from the vehicle while attempting to navigate a driveway approach on the trail, striking a power pole. Despite life-saving efforts, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to Pellowski’s obituary, a Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14, at St. Hubert Catholic Community, 8201 Main St., Chanhassen.
Visitation will take place from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, at Huber Funeral Home Eden Prairie Chapel, 16394 Glory Lane, and one hour prior to the Mass at the church on Feb. 14.
Interment will be at St. Hubert Catholic Cemetery in Chanhassen.
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