Authorities say a 42-year-old man has been injured while driving a snowmobile through a farm field in eastern Iowa.

The Linn County Sheriff's Office says Shawn Vandivier, of Coggon, lost control of the snowmobile around 5 p.m. Monday on the south side of Central City.

Vandivier was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids and then transferred to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

The accident is being investigated.