4-year-old girl falls from Utah ski chairlift

AP News
Posted: Dec 20, 2009 1:02 PM

Authorities in Utah say a 4-year-old girl has been hospitalized after falling 30 feet to 40 feet from a chairlift at a ski area.

Unified Fire Authority Capt. Clint Smith says the girl fell Saturday afternoon at the Alta Ski Area.

The girl was found facedown and not breathing but members of a ski patrol revived her with CPR.

Smith says the girl has been taken to Primary Children's Medical Center in Salt Lake City. Authorities say she is in serious condition.


Information from: Deseret News, http://www.deseretnews.com