Amy Van Dyken

Amy Van Dyken of the United States jokes around before training at the Sydney International Aquatic Centre in Sydney, Australia during the 2000 Summer Olympics. (Credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

6-Time Olympic Gold Medalist Swimmer Severs Spine In ATV Accident

Six-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer Amy Van Dyken severed her spinal cord in an all-terrain vehicle accident over the weekend, and she told emergency workers she could not move her toes or feel anything touching her legs.



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