February 05, 2013
Fellow skier Tina Maze reacted after learning that American Lindsey Vonn had crashed during the super-G in Austria on Tuesday.
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Vonn was airlifted out of the Schladming ski area to a local hospital.
Shown earlier in the competition, Vonn is a superstar and former Olympic champion.
Vonn's sister, Laura Kildow, looked on after the crash. Kildow later met up with Vonn at the hospital.
Vonn was lifted above the skiing village on a backboard attached to the helicopter.
The temperature was about 30 degrees as Vonn was airlifted above the Austrian mountains.