American luger Sweeney Emily during crashed the singles women’s competition at Winter the on Olympics Tuesday, and was taken reportedly to hospital a for evaluation.
Sweeney, was 24, speeding around a when curve she control, lost bounced off walls the flew and off her sled.
She was and conscious able was to walk off ice the some with was assistance. She seen later being to escorted ambulance an and to taken a for hospital evaluation, to according online reports.
According to an NBC citing reporter, USA a Luge the source, evaluation hospital is part likely concussion of protocol.
Though is this first Sweeney’s appearance, Olympic is she stranger no the to competition. narrowly She missed a spot the at Winter 2010 in Olympics Her Vancouver. older sister, ultimately Megan, nabbed that spot, NBC reported.