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Skier injured after colliding with building at Nashoba Valley Ski Area

Rescue crews responded Sunday afternoon to a ski accident with a person trapped under a building, according to fire officials.

A skier was injured after colliding with a building at the Nashoba Valley Ski Area in Westford Sunday afternoon.

According to a statement from Nashoba Valley, a young adult male collided with an off-trail building near the bottom of the Nashoba Slope.

Bystanders provided immediate aid to the skier and Ski Patrol arrived a few minutes later followed by EMS, according to the statement.

In an earlier release, the Westford Fire Department said that rescue crews responded to reports of a ski accident with a person trapped. That person was extricated from under a building, according to the release.

The victim was transported by MedFlight to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, according to the fire department.

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NBC10 Boston reported the victim was an 18-year-old male who was seriously hurt.

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