Evacuations Underway After Ski Lift Accident at Sugarloaf 

An official at Maine’s Sugarloaf ski area says there injuries following a ski lift accident at the Carrabassett Valley resort. Sugarloaf spokesman Ethan Austin calls the accident “a big deal.” Austin says one of the resort’s ski lifts derailed and five chairs came down. He says the ski patrol is in the process of evacuating the lift. Austin says there have been reports of injuries, but he doesn’t know the extent of those injuries. (AP)