German Chancellor Angela Merkel fractures a bone in her pelvis in a cross-country skiing accident over the weekend in Switzerland, according to her spokesmen Steffen Seibert from BBC News Europe. She suffered heavy bruising in result of partial fracture to the left, rear part of her pelvis. She will most likely make a full recovery while working from home.
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Merkel’s ski accident comes a few days after fellow German, Michael Schumacher’s life-threatening head injury while skiing in France.