Norwalk man killed in snowmobile crash

A Norwalk man was killed late Saturday night while riding his snowmobile in Huron County.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Gary Jenkins, 44, was killed in the crash that was reported at 11:48 p.m. Saturday.

Troopers tell WNWO Mr. Jenkins was found by a passing motorist along Hartland Center Road, just north of U.S. 20 in Townsend Township.

Jenkins was on the snowmobile when he struck a culvert, was ejected from the snowmobile and hit a tree. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Jenkins was reportedly wearing a helmet at the time of the accident. The crash remains under investigation.