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Amy Van Dyken-Rouen to rehab at Craig Hospital in Denver

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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Amy Van Dyken-Rouen, who severed her spine in an all terrain vehicle accident, will be transported to Colorado and do her rehabilitation at Craig Hospital, she posted on Twitter on Wednesday night

Van Dyken-Rouen also posted more pictures on Instagram from her hospital room at Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn Medical Center.

On Thursday morning, Van Dyken-Rouen twetted she underwent a 4 1/2-hour MRI of her spine and brain, and showing how her spirits are, joked about it.

Van Dyken-Rouen, who is married to former Broncos punter Tom Rouen, graduated from Cherry Creek High School and attended Colorado State University.

She won the 50-meter freestyle and 100-meter butterfly gold medals at the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, and was a part of two winning relays. She won two other golds at the 2000 Sydney Games. She was inducted into the U.S. Olympic Committee Hall of Fame in 2008.

Van Dyken-Rouen, 41, was injured in the accident in Show Low, Ariz., on June 6.


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