Lindsey Vonn Shares Photos Of Bruised Face Following Skiing Crash

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Lindsey Vonn didn’t walk away from her Tuesday crash without some injuries.

The American-born skiing legend wiped out during the World Championships in Sweden in a pretty troubling crash. (SLIDESHOW: These Are The Greatest Women On Instagram)

Well, her face took one hell of a beating. She posted a pair of photos of her injuries along with Laurenne Ross.

Ross has an extremely bruised butt and Vonn has a very visible injury around one of her eyes. Neither injury looks great at all, and that’s putting it lightly. (SLIDESHOW: 13 Times Lindsey Vonn Proved She’s One Of The Hottest Women Alive)

See, this is why people love Vonn so much. She got into a brutal crash, and is just posting about it on Instagram like it’s no big deal at all.

Her eye doesn’t look terrible right now, but I can guarantee you that will only darken as time goes on. Either way, I love how she’s not holding back one bit.


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Vonn has one final race Sunday, and then her storied and epic skiing career will be over. Let’s all pray she doesn’t wipe out in that one too.

It’s been a hell of a ride and it’ll be over in a few days.

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