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Snowboarder Falls 25 Feet From Ski Lift

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A teenager was taken to the hospital after falling off a ski lift at the Hidden Valley Resort Saturday.

The 15-year-old fell 25 feet from the lift around 7 p.m.

Officials tell the Associated Press that the snowboarder is from Sleepy Hollow, N.Y. and was alone on the lift.

The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reported that the ski patrol director said the teen fell after trying to adjust his boot and hadn’t put down the safety bar.

No word on the snowboarder’s condition.

Stay with KDKA for more information.

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