Man injured after being thrown from snowmobile

Posted at 4:29 AM, Dec 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-17 04:29:51-05

MECOSTA COUNTY, Mich. — Deputies says a man was injured after losing control of his snowmobile and crashing into a tree.

This happened just before 6 PM last night on the White Pine Trail, just north of 8 Mile Road in Mecosta County.

Darius Johnson, the 28-year-old driver from Grand Rapids, was thrown from  the snowmobile.

He was wearing his helmet.

Investigators say he is expected to be okay.