Deputies responded to a snowmobile accident on Saturday, Feb. 8 at 9:30 a.m. near Long Lake in Krakow Township. The driver of the snowmobile was 21-year-old Brandon Schuch of Alpena. Schuch was operating his 2005 Artic Cat with a passenger, 19-year-old Nadijah Roberts of Alpena when the snowmobile struck a steel post. The accident was on private property.
Roberts was transported from the scene by Alpena City Ambulance. Deputies were assisted by the POsen Fire Department, DNR Officers, Posen 1st Responders, and the Presque Isle Fire Department. Alcohol was not a factor.
Roberts was taken to the Alpena Regional Medical Center. She was treated and released for her injuries.