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American luger Emily Sweeney avoids serious injury after frightening crash: 'I'm OK'

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American luger Emily Sweeney avoided serious injury in a frightening crash that knocked her out of the Pyeongchang Olympics on Tuesday during the final heat of the competition.The diagnosis was that Sweeney had only some bumps and bruises."I'm OK," Sweeney said.Sweeney lost control around Curve...
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Emily Sweeney says she's ‘pretty stiff' after crash

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Emily Sweeney spoke with NBC's Lewis Johnson following a crash in her fourth and final run.
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U.S. Luger Emily Sweeney Wipes Out In Dramatic Olympics Crash

U.S. Luger Emily Sweeney Wipes Out In Dramatic Olympics Crash

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The athlete was reportedly taken to a hospital for evaluation.
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American luger Emily Sweeney walks away from scary crash on final Olympic run

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Sweeney was able to walk away from the crash site on her own and is reportedly OK
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Luger Emily Sweeney OK After Crashing In Final Run

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American luger Emily Sweeney crashes in final run
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American Luger Emily Sweeney Knocked Out of Olympics After Terrifying Crash

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Team USA luger Emily Sweeney was knocked out of the Olympics after a terrifying crash in the final heat at the Pyeongchang Winter Games .
Sweeney, who was competing in the Olympics for the first time, lost control at curve 9 of the Alpensia Sliding Centre track, crashing against the sides before falling off her sled.
She was attended by medical personnel before finally standing up and walking, roughly ten minutes after her crash, the Associated Press reported.
Sweeney avoided sustaining any serious injury during her crash in the final heat of the competition, but she is still out of the...
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Emily Sweeney crashes, but walks off under her own power

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Emily Sweeney crashed in the most treacherous stretch of the luge course. She walked off on her own power and told reporters she was okay before heading to the hospital as a precautionary measure.
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Summer Britcher finishes 19th in women's singles luge

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Summer Britcher struggled in her final run of the Olympic Games.
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American luger Sweeney crashes in final run

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American luger Emily Sweeney crashed out of the Pyeongchang Olympics on Tuesday, losing control of her sled midway through the final run of the competition.
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Dajana Eitberger of Germany wins silver in women's luge

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Dajana Eitberger jumped from fourth to second on her final run to give Germany a 1-2 sweep in women's singles luge.
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Emily Sweeney crashes on final run, reportedly says she "is fine"

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Emily Sweeney crashed in her final run of the women's singles luge on Tuesday in PyeongChang, but suffered no broken bones, according to the team doctor. She reportedly said she was fine and was taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure. The crash came on the treacherous ninth turn, where multiple athletes have faltered on this course. Sweeney skidded out of the straight after the ninth turn and looped along the next curve, crashing into the wall with her feet. Competition was suspended while medical officials attended to Sweeney.
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