NYT Article About Kevin Pearce
If you haven't heard already about Olympic hopeful and Burton athlete, Kevin Pearce's accident in the Park City halfpipe, the essential information is that he's suffered a Traumatic Brain Injury while practicing for the Olympics. For updates on his condition you can visit the family's Facebook Page. Here is a story from the New York Times about Kevin: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/05/sports/olympics/05pearce.html
Having had a close friend suffer a TBI this summer, I know what a terrifying thing it can be. One thing I did learn is that only time will tell and being young and strong is definitely a plus when it comes to recovery. Get well Kevin.