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u.s. luger emily sweeney taken to hospital after crash on final run

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u.s. luger emily sweeney taken to hospital after crash on final run

emily sweeney leaves the track after crashing. (arnd wiegmann/reuters)daegwallyeong, south korea — they walked away from the luge track one after the next, the three leading women of american luge, each disappointed and shaken in her own way. the one who finished in 19th place said her performance was “incredibly devastating.” the one who finished sixth, in the final olympic race of her career, said she just wanted to go to bed and sleep. the one who crashed, caromed and didn’t finish the race was the luger most upset of all, evaluated by doctors who detected neither head trauma nor broken bones, but crying nonetheless. it was emily sweeney’s injury that cast a pall over this race, a reminder of what can happen on an ice track when going 80 mph. halfway through the course, near t...