Chairlift Accident

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Another accident on the slopes... This one involving a chairlift...

A 5 year-old boy was rushed to a Denver-area hospital after falling off a chairlift at Winter Park Resort.

The boy fell of a chairlift that accesses the beginner ski runs.

A spokesperson for the resort says he fell as he was approaching the unloading area. But the boy's injuries are not life-threatening.

There is no information about who he is or where he is from. The accident is currently under investigation.