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Lea Salonga injured in skiing accident

Lea literally breaks a leg in Hokkaido

Chandral Selim
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Chandral Selim

1/16/2019 in News
Lea Salonga injured in skiing accident

Lea Salonga was injured in a skiing accident while on vacation in Hokkaido, Japan.

The legendary singer, who stayed rather chirpy for a woman who broke her tibia bone and now has to walk with crutches, shared the news through an Instagram update this morning, January 16. She said, "I am making this video from beautiful Hokkaido in Japan where my family and I are having a very fun skiing vacation. I'm making this video to let you know...I broke my leg on a slope."

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Lea Salonga (@msleasalonga) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thank heavens for the snow patrol. Gotta admit, it was a fun ride!

A post shared by Lea Salonga (@msleasalonga) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Lea Salonga (@msleasalonga) on

 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A post shared by Lea Salonga (@msleasalonga) on

 

She continued, "Clearly, I have not learned the art of stopping so I crashed pretty hard and I broke my tibia."

Watch the update here:

https://www.instagram.com/p/BsqquLpFNqY/?utm_source=ig_web_button_share_sheet+

(Read related article: Lea Salonga, nominated for a Grammy!)

Lea was a coach in "The Voice Teens" Philippines back in 2017. She's been focusing on Broadway projects since, taking on a role in the musical "Once on this Island" which landed her, her very first Grammy Award nomination.

Get well soon, Lea!

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