Nodar Kumaritashvili of Georgia is seen at the start of the first training run of the day Friday for the men's singles luge. He crashed during the second run and died at a hospital. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Nodar Kumaritashvili of Georgia is seen at the start of the first training run of the day Friday for the men's singles luge. He crashed during the second run and died at a hospital. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Nodar Kumaritashvili of Georgia is seen at the start of the first training run of the day Friday for the men's singles luge. He crashed during the second run and died at a hospital. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Olympic luger dies during training run; officials 'heartbroken'

February 12, 2010 12:33 PM

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