Gudauri Sadzele Ski Lift Accident

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Today around 13pm (Friday, March 16, 2018 (GMT+4), In Gudauri ski resort on Sadzele mountain bad ski lift accident happend. 

With first confirmed information 8 people are injured. 6 Georgians, 1 Swedish and 1 Ukrainian. Foreigners are with more heavy damages.  Swedish citizen was pregnant and are under doctor’s care.

First accident reason was electricity change in system, which lately was declined by Energo-Pro Georgia (company in charge for electricity system in Gudauri)

Mountain Development Company of Georgia said that in 2017 ski lift was checked and no any critical issues was released.  (source http://go.on.ge/mgz)

Investigation is underway and Doppelmayer’s officials are expected tomorrow to figure out what’s cause accident.

This is developing article please follow it for updates.

Photo: Iuri Petrish / Instagram

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