Shocking video shows ski lift violently throw people into the air

A catastrophe at a ski resort in the country of Georgia left several people injured.

Reports say that the ski lift at the Gudauri resort experienced a malfunction, which sped up the cable cars to double the normal speed and in the opposite direction.

In a shocking video of the incident, some people are seen jumping off to avoid crashing into other cars, while others are seen flying off from the impact.

Witnesses are heard screaming in horror, alerting people to jump off.

Eight people were reported injured.

The injuries range from fractures and bruises. Thankfully, no one is reported to be seriously injured.

The incident is currently under investigation.