It was not a good ski day in the Catskills yesterday. Six people were injured Thursday in skiing accidents in the Hudson Valley region. All required emergency transport to a hospital.
At around 11:35 a.m., an eight-year-old boy sustained a head injury during a skiing accident at Hunter Mountain. He was taken to the hospital for treatment.
At 1 p.m. at Mt. Peter in Warwick, a skier sustained head trauma and was airlifted to Westchester Medical Center.
About a half hour later at Belleayre Mountain, a skier fell 20 feet from a ski lift and sustained an arm injury. That victim was airlifted to Westchester Med.
At 1:50 p.m., a 19-year-old woman sustained an abdominal injury during a skiing accident at Hunter Mountain. She was taken to the hospital.
At 2:40 p.m., a 16-year-old girl sustained chest and back injuries and a nine-year-old girl sustained neck and back pain during a skiing accident at Hunter Mountain. They were taken to the hospital.
At 3:11 p.m., a 40-year-old woman sustained a head injury while tubing at Windham. She was also taken to the hospital.