4-year-old girl falls from Utah ski chairlift

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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.

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