Albrecht back home in Switzerland

Updated: February 16, 2009, 10:34 AM ET
Associated Press

INNSBRUCK, Austria -- Swiss skier Daniel Albrecht has returned to his home country after being released from an Austrian hospital where he spent three weeks following a downhill training crash.

Albrecht was transferred by ambulance to an intensive care unit of Bern University's Insel hospital Sunday to continue his recovery from brain and lung injuries. A hospital statement Monday said "his condition had improved so well over the weekend that nothing was getting in the way of a transfer."

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