Around noon on Monday, the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office and the Big Sky Fire Department responded to a report of a man who appeared to be dead on Ridgeview Loop Road in Big Sky. After arriving at the scene, deputies discovered that the man had fallen into his snow blower and died from his injuries.

The body was transported to the Montana medical examiner's office and an investigation into the incident continues. The name of the victim is pending the notification of the immediate family.