Horror ski crash sees Olivier Jenot suffer brutal injuries at 2017 FIS Alpine World Ski Championships

The former gold medallist lost balance before turning midair and landing heavily on his back.

The skier received immediate medical attention for internal bleeding and a lung puncture.

The 28-year-old was lifted via a helicopter to the hospital in Chur where he was later confirmed as being in a stable condition.

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Tags: Ski, accident, crash, wm

Location: Switzerland