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Lindsey Vonn crashes out of Soldeu super G

Published 1554 GMT (2354 HKT) February 27, 2016
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Lindsey Vonn is stretchered away on a sled after crashing out of the FIS Alpine Ski World Cup women's Super-G in Soldeu, Andorra. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
The event was delayed amid strong snow and winds Saturday. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Vonn crashed towards the end of her run. She looked like she was about to register the fastest time of the day when she crashed. Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
The U.S. ski star has been on fine form this season. Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
She led the overall World Cup standings heading into Saturday's super G competition in Soldeu. Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Vonn raises her arms after crossing the finish line at Cortina d'Ampezzo earlier in 2016. Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
That victory was Vonn's 37th in World Cup downhill races, more than any other skier. Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
Vonn (center) stands on the podium with Larisa Yurkiw of Canada (L) and Laura Gut of Switzerland (R) who finished second and third respectively at Cortina d'Ampezzo. Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images
A delighted Vonn celebrates by spraying champagne over her bystanders. Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images Europe/Getty Images