The Canadian Press

2001-03-26 | Skiing Irwin Injured

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Canadian skiing legend Dave Irwin spent weeks in a coma and on life support after a fall during a training run last March in the Rocky Mountains. A statement by family spokesman and former teammate Steve Podborski on March 26th outlined the severity of Irwin's injury. (The one-time member of the Crazy Canucks ski team made a remarkable recovery and checked out of hospital last summer.)

Date: 2001-03-26
Placeline: CALGARY, Alberta.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << now he's really hurt himself in the circumstances are not really well known we can't really tell you what happened cuz we were there we haven't talked to anybody about that but let's talk about what happened to him he's in a coma and he's on life support its condition is critical >>