Prince William and Kate Middleton's Bridesmaid on Crutches After Ski Vacation Accident
The Queen's granddaughter took a nasty tumble while skiing with her family
One of Queen Elizabeth‘s granddaughters took a nasty spill.
Lady Louise Windsor, 14, the daughter of Prince Edward and Sophie, Countess of Wessex, — and a bridesmaid at the 2011 wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton —broke her right leg after she suffered the accident in St. Moritz in the Alps, a source confirms.
Lady Louise, who enjoyed a prominent position alongside Queen Elizabeth’s grandchildren and great-grandchildren (including Prince George and Princess Charlotte) in a special portrait in 2016, had been vacationing at the Swiss resort with her parents and her brother James, Viscount Severn, 10, during a half-term break from school.
A Buckingham Palace spokeswoman declined to comment.
The family is back home in the U.K. now, and on Monday the Countess, 53, attended a Buckingham Palace reception with Princess Kate to showcase a new initiative, the Commonwealth Fashion Exchange.