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Snowboarder May Face Charges After Crashing Into Skier

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

BOULDER, Colo. – Authorities in Boulder are investigating a crash between a snowboarder and a skier that happened at the Eldora ski area Sunday morning.

The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office say a 20-year-old snowboarder crashed into a 14-year-old skier.

Witnesses say that the boarder was riding recklessly.

He was airlifted to a hospital but did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

The young skier was not seriously hurt.

The sheriff’s office says they are now looking into possible charges.

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