Deputies probing snowmobile accident

LAKE PLEASANT – The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office said deputies are still investigating a snowmobile accident involving an Amsterdam man.

Timmy K. Billington, 37, of Amsterdam, was injured Jan. 24 in a snowmobile accident on trail number C8, Perkins Clearing Road, in the town.

A news release said Billington was operating a 1999 Arctic Cat snowmobile when he left the trail, struck several trees and then was ejected from the snowmobile.

Billington sustained head, face and chest injuries, the release said. He was airlifted by helicopter to Albany Medical Center.

The release said on Friday morning Billington was still listed in critical condition.