ALBERTA

Lake Louise Chairlift Fall Sends 10-Year-Old Boy To Hospital

03/22/2016 12:10 EDT | Updated 03/22/2016 12:59 EDT
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LAKE LOUISE, ALBERTA, CANADA - 2010: Skiers prepare to jump on a chair lift at Lake Louise Mountain Resort as seen in this 2010 Lake Louise, Canada, late morning photo. The resort will stay open later this year due to a heavy spring snowfall. (Photo by George Rose/Getty Images)

CALGARY — A 10-year-old boy has been taken to Alberta Children's Hospital in Calgary after he fell from a chair lift at Lake Louise ski resort.

EMS says they were called to the scene at around 2:30 Monday afternoon.

The boy reportedly fell about 14 metres from the Glacier Lift.

It is believed his injuries include a broken leg.

No word yet on the cause of the fall.

(CFFR)

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