Lindsey Vonn announced that she fractured her arm at Copper Mountain. (Getty Images-Joe Klamar)
VAIL, CO (Nov. 11, 2016) – Olympic champion Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) announced today that she suffered a fracture to her upper right arm. She underwent surgery in Vail Thursday night (Nov. 10) after suffering the injury in a training crash earlier in the day at the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center at Copper Mountain, CO. There was no immediate determination as to how long she would be out of action. The Audi FIS Ski World Cup downhill season opens later this month at Lake Louise, AB.