Lindsey Vonn Update: Torn Up Knee, Out for Season

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Lindsey Vonn is in rough shape, but the four-time world champion will be okay.

Vonn crashed during a run today in Austria, mistiming her jump landing and sliding all the way into the boundary gate before coming to a stop.

She was treated on the slope for approximately 12 minutes before a helicopter swooped in and took Vonn to a nearby hospital.

Lindsey Vonn in Peach

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According to U.S. Ski Team Medical Director Kyle Wilkens, Vonn suffered a torn ACL and MCL in her right knee, along with a lateral tibial plateau fracture.

She has since been released from the doctors' care, but surgery is almost definite and she is out for the season.

The Olympic gold medalist is hoping to return for the 2013-14 World Cup and next February's Winter Olympics in Soch.

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it looked like it wasn't an accident............SABOTAGE?

@ abe

Wow, there really are some paranoid people out there.


the season has almost ended for everyone.
maybe this is some sort of test if you're an overcomer?
I'm sure and I will love you even more.
see it as part of the game everyone has to face. GET READY FOR SÖLDEN NEXT SEASON & SHOW THEM, honey!!