News SNOWMOBILE COLLISION KILLS HEARST MAN SHARE ON: Bob McIntyre, staff Friday, Dec. 28th, 2018 A head-on collision between his snowmobile and another one has killed a 26-year-old man from Hearst. OPP say they were called to Shannon Lake, east of Hearst, shortly before midnight last night. Paramedics and the natural resources ministry also responded. Gino Couture was pronounced dead at the scene. The other sled operator was taken to hospital with serious injuries.