Teen girl injured at Westford ski area


WESTFORD, Mass. (AP) — A 14-year-old girl was flown to a Boston hospital with what were described as "severe" injuries following a snowboarding accident at a Westford ski area.

Nashoba Valley Ski Area General Manager Al Fletcher says the girl was found unconscious after attempting a jump late Sunday morning.

The ski area called the Fire Department for assistance.

A medical helicopter landed in the ski area's parking l0ot to fly the girl to Boston Children's Hospital.