Alaska State Troopers say a 9 year old Fairbanks boy died Saturday afternoon while snow machining at the Arctic Man Sno-Go races.
Troopers spoke via telephone late Saturday evening with News Center 11 about the fatality.
An investigation remains on-going, according to Troopers, as they are still on-scene attempting to retrieve the child's body.
Troopers say the accident occurred around 3:30 p.m.
They say the child had been riding a snowmachine on a glacier when the machine went into a crevasse.
This is a developing story, News Center 11 will have more information as it becomes available.