National champion breaks neck downhill skiing

John Fisher, a three time expert national downhill champion, broke his neck in a downhill skiing accident last weekend.

The 42-year-old experienced skier, from Oakhurst, California, was involved in a slow-speed crash at the bottom of a run while on his way to join family members for lunch. Fisher was airlifed to University Medical Center in Fresno and placed in intensive care after the accident.

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