1. Accident

    Vonn Hospitalized After Crash

    United States’ Lindsey Vonn is airlifted after crashing during the women's super-G course, at the Alpine skiing world championships in Schladming, Austria, Tuesday, Feb.5, 2013. Lindsey Vonn has been helicoptered to hospital from the Alpine skiing world championships after crashing and apparently hurting her right knee in the super-G race. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

    Vonn airlifted after skiing accident on Tuesday. (Luca Bruno/AP),Luca Bruno

    Four-time World Cup skiing champion Lindsey Vonn has been airlifted to the hospital after injuring two knee ligaments in a crash. Vonn lost balance on her right leg after landing a jump in a super-G race, tumbled down the course, and crashed into a gate. She may require reconstructive knee surgery. The crash comes one year before the 2014 Winter Olympics.

    May require reconstructive knee surgery.
    Read it at the New York Times