Girl, 10, injured in fall from chair lift at Hidden Valley

Posted By: The Ski Channel on December 30, 2010 8:23 am

HIDDEN VALLEY, PA. – A 10-year-old girl was injured Wednesday evening after falling about 15 feet from a chair lift Hidden Valley Resort.

Hidden Valley Resort spokesman Scott Bender said three girls were on the Avalanche ski lift on the north summit side of the mountain when one of the girls slid out of the chair while the restraining bar was being raised for them to get out.

The girl was flown to an area hospital as a precaution but her injuries were not life-threatening.