A small number of people are believed to be injured and more are stranded on chairlifts after the incident, which happened around 3.25pm.
There are no details on the extent of injuries as yet, but the focus is currently on evacuating those injured and rescuing those who remain on the chairlift.
More top news
The WWF reports that these new species were all found in 2014 - but that human development is already threatening many of them.
Research into long-term breeding patterns in flies showed that mothers whose ancestors displayed gay behaviour were more fertile.
12 people are confirmed missing with another 30 unaccounted for, with more bad weather on the way.