Lindsey Vonn Recovers from Surgery in Vail

Updated: 02/12/2013 4:45 PM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

Olympic skier Lindsay Vonn is in Vail, Colorado with her family now recovering after surgery.

The Minnesota native tore two ligaments in her right knee in a crash last week.

Doctors operated on her on Sunday.

She sent out a photo and message on Facebook Monday and said, "Surgery went very well. It's going to be a long and hard road back. But I will be back!!"

She plans to be ready in time for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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