Twenty-two year old skier fatally injured in collision with tree in Naoussa

A 22-year old skier was killed at the ski resort ‘3-5 Pigadia’ in Naoussa, northern Greece.

The skier, who had gone night-time skiing with a friend late on Wednesday, slammed into a tree while skiing down the slope at the resort.

He was transferred to Naoussa hospital by ambulance where he was declared dead on arrival.

Authorities are investigating the circumstances that led to the accident.