Lindsey Vonn says she will compete in 2014 Olympics ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Leonhard Foeger/Reuters Fellow skier Tina Maze reacted after learning that American Lindsey Vonn had crashed during the super-G in Austria on Tuesday. Olivier Morin/AFP/Getty Images Vonn was airlifted out of the Schladming ski area to a local hospital. Olivier Hoslet/EPA Shown earlier in the competition, Vonn is a superstar and former Olympic champion. Kerstin Joensson/AP Vonn's sister, Laura Kildow, looked on after the crash. Kildow later met up with Vonn at the hospital. Dominic Ebenbichler/Reuters Vonn was lifted above the skiing village on a backboard attached to the helicopter. Luca Bruno/AP The temperature was about 30 degrees as Vonn was airlifted above the Austrian mountains.