A woman is in hospital on the west cast following a snowmobile accident.
The Bay St George RCMP received a report Saturday afternoon of a 53 yr old woman who had injured her back when she fell off the back of a snowmobile near the Lewis Hills area in western Newfoundland.
Ground Search and Rescue volunteers transported paramedics to the site which was 34 km from Cold Brook. The woman was then airlifted by helicopter to Western Memorial Regional Hospital in Corner Brook.
The woman's injuries are not life threatening and no charges are pending in the matter.