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Shaun White's Double McTwist Crash (VIDEO)

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Shaun White suffered a brutal crash at the Winter X Games Friday night while attempting a 1260 trick called the Double McTwist. The snowboarder's face smashed into the superpipe at a high velocity and his neck appeared to jerk backwards.

Fortunately, White was not seriously injured. He remained at the event and captured his third consecutive X Games title. White says he is already beginning to feel better. Scroll down for video.

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