How two Young Skiers rescued after being stuck in snow for 3 hours with the phone battery at 9%.

Ashley Bryant

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This could have ended tragically but those boys were very lucky.  Two young skiers were rescued on Tuesday night after getting lost while skiing outside the Wachusett Mountain ski area boundaries according to the Princeton Fire Department.three

Princeton Fire Cheif John Bennett told ABC News Boston Affiliate Station WCVB that the two skiers both 15 year old boys waited three hours in chest deep snow before calling authorities.

With their phone battery at 9% the skiers were able to call 911 and dispatchers were able to identify the location of the cell phone signal which identifed that they were two miles from any civilization according to the Princeton Fire Department in a statement realeased Wednesday.