In the mountains on Sakhalin overturned snowcat with 11 journalists

В горах на Сахалине перевернулся ратрак с 11 журналистами

Ratrak (snow-compacting roller tracked vehicle) with 11 journalists capsized on Wednesday on one of the slopes of the ski complex “Mountain air” in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk, told RIA Novosti source familiar with the situation.

“Representatives of the production teams of the three local TV stations was filming a story about the beginning of works on pulling wires for the new cable car on the slopes of the “Mountain air”. Already on the way back, around 12:30 (04:00 GMT) the driver lost control and the car overturned,” — said the Agency interlocutor.

The accident seriously, no one was hurt, several people received injuries.

Ski resort “Mountain air” is the main venue of the same name priority development areas. Now there is a construction of ropeways. The ski season is not yet open.