A shocking video, showing an aerialist fall during a circus performance in the Russian city of Novokuznetsk

The incident occurred on Saturday during the Russia-wide circus festival and competition “Under the Arch of the Old Tent.”

A gymnast from Krasnoyarsk was performing an acrobatic trick on canvases, but lost her balance and fell in the circus arena.

After receiving first aid, the gymnast was hospitalized; at the moment she is being cared for by a team of doctors.