DWTS' Kym Johnson Rushed to Hospital

Entertainment May. 13, 2011 AT 6:05PM
DWTS' Kym Johnson Rushed to Hospital Credit: ABC/BOB D'AMICO

Dancing with the Stars pro Kym Johnson was rushed to an L.A. hospital Friday afternoon after taking a nasty spill during the show's rehearsals. The 34-year-old is the professional partner of NFL star Hines Ward, and the two have received increasingly positive reviews from the judges throughout the season.

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Johnson's rep told TMZ she was hospitalized for "precautionary measures to assure she is OK."

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Whether Johnson's injury will affect her and Ward's routines on Monday night has yet to be determined.

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