The sky was falling on the slopes in Italy, as Austrian alpine skier Marcel Hirscher was very close to being hit by a drone carrying a TV camera while making his second slalom run at an evening World Cup event.
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Let’s just say he’s lucky he’s so fast for more than just podium reasons. Though Hirscher did end up reclaiming the overall World Cup lead from Aksel Lund Svindal with his finish. Here it is again, because it’s just that crazy: