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Vonn tears ligaments in right knee, out for season

Updated: February 5, 2013, 5:57 PM ET
Associated Press

SCHLADMING, Austria -- All it took was a moment. Lindsey Vonn landed hard and tumbled face first with a piercing shriek.

Just like that, her season was done. The star American skier was on the ground with two ligaments in her right knee torn, a bone in her lower leg broken.

The cascading fall down the slope during the super-G at the world championships Tuesday knocked out the four-time World Cup champion for the rest of the season, the latest and most serious in a string of injuries ...

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