12-year-old airlifted to Hartford Hospital after skiing accident

CORNWALL, Conn. (WTNH) — News 8 has learned that a 12-year-old girl was airlifted to Hartford Hospital after sustaining an injury at the Mohawk Ski Area.

Cornwall ambulance arrived on the scene just before 2:00 Saturday afternoon after the young girl struck a tree while skiing. The ambulance took her to Sharon where a LIFESTAR helicopter transported the girl to Hartford Hospital.

There is no word on the severity of injuries at this time.

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