At least 250 skiers evacuated from Marble Mountain ski chairlift by staff, first responders and volunteers after mechanical malfunction

CBC Newfoundland Morning

Mar 7 2022 • 7 mins

A chairlift at Marble Mountain ski resort malfunctioned on the weekend, leaving about 250 skiers suspended in mid-air. The resort's marketing manager tells us how staff, first responders and volunteers worked together for two-and-a-half to three hours to get everyone off the lift, with two cases of mild hypothermia reported.

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