PORTLAND (WGME) -- The number of deaths from snowmobile crashes is already double what it was last year in Maine.
The Maine Warden Service has reported 10 deadly crashes so far in 2023.
That’s up from five in all of 2022.
The current five-year-high for the state now stands at 11 deaths in 2020.
There have also been over 100 personal injuries from snowmobiling reported so far this year.
The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife does post snowmobile safety courses on their website.
This includes one on March 25 in York County.
If you're interested, they're six hours long and cover laws, responsibilities, safety and more.
For more information, click here.