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Nov 19, 2013 2:43 PM by Elaine Sheridan

Vonn crashes during training, being evaluated

U.S. Ski Team confirms Lindsey Vonn crashed in training and may have injured her knee on Tuesday.

The report did not say which knee Vonn hurt. She blew out her right knee in a crash at the World Championships in February and was expected to return for her first races since the accident on Thanksgiving weekend in Beaver Creek.

Vonn was taken of the hill in a sled and set to undergo an immediate MRI on the injured knee, according to the report.

The report said the U.S. Ski Team confirmed Vonn crashed and that she was getting checked out.

The U.S. Ski Team did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

 

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