Ryan Doanld Moore, 19, was pronounced dead on Wednesday at Barton Memorial Hospital, South Lake Tahoe.
Moore fell from a ski lift chair at Heavenly Ski Resort.
As a result of the fall, Moore, suffered major trauma.
He was airlifted by helicopter from Heavenly to Barton hospital where additional life saving measures where unsuccessful.
The incident is under investigation by the El Dorado Sheriff's Coroner's Unit.