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Amy Van Dyken

INTENSIVE CARE

After Olympic Swimmer in ATV Crash

6/9/2014 6:04 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Amy Van Dyken Accident
Former Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken is in intensive care at an Arizona hospital -- after suffering serious injuries in an ATV crash.

The 41-year-old -- who's married to former Denver Broncos punter Tom Rouen -- was riding in Show Low, AZ on Friday when she crashed.

Amy's sister posted a message on Facebook saying she was airlifted to a hospital in Scottsdale. She is currently being treated in the intensive care unit, according to AZcentral.com.

Van Dyken is a national hero -- who won gold medals at the '96 and 2000 games.

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22 COMMENTS

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1.

Kobe_No_Means_No    

Do white people ever work? Or is it just constant non-stop recreational activities until they eventually die from accidents?

85 days ago
2.

Truth    

GUESS NO MORE SWIMMING... BESIDES, SHE'S WON 6 GOLD MEDALS. TMZ IS LAZY ASS TO FIND THE NEXT PIC OVER ON GOOGLE. #TRUTH!!
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http://goo.gl/w4Znsg

85 days ago
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Sassy    

Godspeed Amy. Sending positive thoughts for peace N healing.

85 days ago
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lesbian rock    

Just because someone won medals for the Olympics, hardly makes them national heroes! Idiots!

85 days ago
5.

Truth    

WHY CANT PEEPS JUST RIDE A SEGWAY? JUST SAYIN... #TRUTH!!

85 days ago
6.

anon    

Amy Van Dyken-Rouen @amyvandyken · 18h
A drawing from my niece and nephew. They are so sweet. Made me smile. #hospitalsSuck

85 days ago
7.

Deborah    

And just what heroic deed is she famous for? Really?

84 days ago
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lourdgoogoo    

Get well soon Amy

84 days ago
9.

Black Adam    

ATV's are ridiculously dangerous. Since people know that they are on 4 wheels instead of two they think that they are safe and push the limit on their speed.

84 days ago
10.

Ryuga the Dragon Emperor    

She deserved it.

84 days ago
11.

BFG6900    

Omg she's been horribly disfigured by the accident!!

84 days ago

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