Shocking Video Shows Chair Lift Malfunctioning, Skiers Jumping to Save Their Lives

March 16, 2018Mar 16, 2018

A captivating video has just surfaced online after a shocking incident took place at a ski resort on Friday. A chairlift malfunction caused skiers to jump for their own safety as chairs spun backward at a rapid speed.

The incident happened in Gudauri, Georgia. Other skiers gathered at the base of the lift and shouted for riders to jump off! Soon after, their chairs smashed into the structure.

"Riders were seen flying into the air after the swings whipped around a corner at the bottom of the lift. Another rider was dragged along the snow, trying to escape, before getting tossed," reported Fox News.

Watch this shocking video below:

The lift was shut off after two minutes of the chaos. At this time, officials are not exactly sure as to what caused the error. Eight riders were said to have suffered serious injuries due to the event.

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