WATCH: Ruptured hydrant knocks skiers off chairlift

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Skiers at North Carolina's Beech Mountain Resort were in for the fright of their lives on Friday night when a hydrant was damaged by another skier.

The hydrant, located right below a chairlift, sent water gushing towards skiers up above.

According to WSOC-TV, 2 people were sent to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.