BREAKING NEWS: 9 year old Fairbanks boy dies at Arctic Man races.

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.

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