Teton County Search and Rescue were called out Sunday to aid the victim of a snowmobile accident on Togwotee Pass. The call came just before noon after a young man had crashed on his snowmobile with the sled landing on top of him.
According to a report from Teton County Search and Rescue, the call came in of a possible back injury with loss of feeling in his extremities.
A helicopter team was sent as the initial response with a snowmobile team as backup. The helicopter landed near the patient, where he was packaged and loaded into the ship for transfer to a waiting ambulance.
The response included 16 volunteers and an interagency assist from Grand Teton National Park. There is no information at this time about the identity of the victim or his condition.