Friday, February 12, 2010
Witness of Fatal Olympic Accident
Emotional day. The headlines say it all.
There are a lot of mixed emotions.
The tragedy and the death of this athlete on the day of the opening ceremonies no less is a stark contrast to the excitement this night normally holds.
Officials are saying the athletes are coming to terms with the loss of this fellow competitor and friend and that the training on the track was postponed today, but the luger is not the only one who's crashed on this track in the last several days.
several other athletes who are struggling on this course, the fastest in the world.
Live from Whistler, I'm Morgan Schutters WYMT Mountain News.