Vilas County reports snowmobile fatality
An Eagle River woman died March 19 as a result of a snowmobile accident March 18. Amanda M. Thacker, 30, was operating her snowmobile in the woods just off Korth Lake in Lincoln Township in Vilas County early in the morning.
Authorities report Thacker was airlifted from Eagle River Memorial Hospital to Aspirus Wausau Hospital where she later died. Thacker was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash.