Severed haul rope leads to gondola crash
Regulated industry sector: Passenger ropeways - above surface ropeway
Injury description: NA
Injury rating: None
Incident rating: Major
In the early morning, security personnel stationed at the Sea to Sky Gondola witnessed movement of the gondola cabins attached to the haul rope. A short time later, the main haul rope separated, allowing a majority of the suspended cabins to fall to the ground.