Skip to main content
Updated:
Original:

Lindsey Vonn snapped another bone in a ski crash

Lindsey Vonn is grateful that she didn't injure her knees or legs again.
Author:

Lindsey Vonn is injured again.

The Minnesotan turned Olympic ski champion broke a bone in her arm when she crashed hard during a practice run Thursday, she announced on Facebook, calling it a "severely fractured" humerus bone.

"Unfortunately, yesterday I crashed while training in Copper and severely fractured the humerus bone in my right arm," Vonn wrote. "I had successful surgery last night in Vail and everyone took great care of me. While I am beyond frustrated by this latest setback, at least my knees are ok and I will return to the slopes as soon as possible, as I always do! Thank you for the continued love and support, it means so much to me."

Next Up

Screen Shot 2021-11-25 at 7.53.37 AM

Another 5,000 lbs. of goldfish removed from Carver County lakes

It all likely stemmed from people dumping their pets into local waters a few years ago.

Rosaleia Shelton

Appeal to find 19-year-old missing from Bloomington

The teen left her home on Monday afternoon.

hospital, emergency room

Deaths of twin fetuses after woman was shot ruled a double homicide

The woman was shot in the abdomen in mid-September.

Payton Willis / Gopher Basketball

Gophers improve to 5-0 with win over Jacksonville

The Gophers are establishing momentum early in the season.

Anthony Edwards

Ant's massive slam leads Timberwolves to fifth straight win

The dunk didn't count, but provided the highlight of the night.

Cam Talbot / Minnesota Wild

WIld arrive late, Cam Talbot stays on point to beat Devils

Despite a 30-minute delay, the Wild picked up a 3-2 victory.

Screen Shot 2021-11-24 at 4.10.54 PM

Appeal to find 35-year-old missing from Oak Grove home

Police say he's not believed to be in danger.

vote, election

7 MN Republicans urge states to audit 2020 election results

There has been no evidence of significant fraud in any single U.S. state.

child vaccine pexels

How many MN kids age 5-11 have received a COVID vaccine dose?

The governor says the state has one of the highest child vaccination rates in the U.S.

police lights

Seven juveniles arrested in connection with stolen vehicles in Woodbury

Woodbury authorities have issued a warning following a spate of auto thefts.

police lights squad car dark - Unsplash

1 dead after driver crashes into stalled vehicle on shoulder

The vehicle stopped on the side of the road was unoccupied at the time.

Related

Lindsey Vonn snapped another bone in a ski crash

Lindsey Vonn is grateful that she didn't injure her knees or legs again.

Check out Lindsey Vonn's gruesome arm surgery scar

Lindsey Vonn is on the treatment table again, and this week shared pictures of her broken arm with her social media followers.

Check out Lindsey Vonn's gruesome arm surgery scar

Lindsey Vonn is on the treatment table again, and this week shared pictures of her broken arm with her social media followers.

Must see: Vonn wins and screams of joy in her return from a severely broken arm

Lindsey Vonn's reaction after winning in just her second race back from a broken arm is awesome.

Must see: Vonn wins and screams of joy in her return from a severely broken arm

Lindsey Vonn's reaction after winning in just her second race back from a broken arm is awesome.

Bring it on boys! Lindsey Vonn wants to compete against men in 2018

Is Lindsey Vonn the best skiier in the world? She'd like to find out.

Bring it on boys! Lindsey Vonn wants to compete against men in 2018

Is Lindsey Vonn the best skiier in the world? She'd like to find out.