Whitefish, MT – An employee at Whitefish Mountain Resort was hospitalized after figuring in a work related incident Saturday morning.
According to reports, the employee, a lift attendant, was injured and was immediately taken to the Kalispell Regional Medical Hospital. No further details were given into the incident but it was believed that the worker is expected to make a full recovery. She was believed to have been caught up in the Big East Carpet lift.
Riley Polumbus, the resort spokesman said, “An accident happened on the Big Easy Carpet on Saturday morning. A lift attendant was injured and taken to the hospital. We expect her to come back to work soon. And it’s still all under investigation.”
The identity of the lift attendant was not disclosed.