Lynette Rice
May 13, 2011 AT 08:24 PM EDT

Pro Kym Johnson, who is partnered with Hines Ward on Dancing with the Stars, was injured during rehearsals today and was seen leaving the hall on a stretcher.

UPDATE: A rep for the show issued this statement: “Kym Johnson was admitted to the hospital today immediately after falling and injuring her neck during practice. After several tests, she was cleared by the medical staff, though she is bruised, sore and currently wearing a neck brace. Kym plans to continue with Hines Ward in the competition and resume rehearsals as soon as possible.”

Her personal representative released this statement earlier in the date: “Kym injured herself during rehearsals today. She was taken to the hospital for precautionary measures to assure she is okay.”

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