Herkimer County man dies after being thrown from his snowmobile

State Police in Herkimer are investigating a fatal snowmobile accident that happened March 2 at around 10:30pm on Jones Road in the Town of Ohio, in Herkimer County.

Police say 47-year-old Scott W. Streater, of Frankfort, failed to negotiate a curve and was thrown from his sled, hitting a tree.

Streater was pronounced dead at the scene.

State Police are still investigating.