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Breezy Johnson does splits, somersaults in World Cup Finals crash (video)

American skier Breezy Johnson crashes during her downhill run at the FIS World Cup Finals.

American Breezy Johnson did the splits and somersaulted, but was able to walk away from a scary crash in the World Cup Finals downhill in Aspen, Colo., on Wednesday.

Johnson, a 21-year-old in her second World Cup season, lost control about 90 seconds into her run while hitting bumps on a turn.

After doing the splits, Johnson flipped over with her right ski detaching. She slid to a stop against safety netting.

Johnson lay on the snow while being tended to but eventually walked off.

Johnson has a top World Cup finish of 10th this season.

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