Princess Alexia of the Netherlands has been discharged from hospital
Princess Alexia, second in line to the throne of the Netherlands, broke her right leg in the accident and today's statement said that she will have to use crutches for several weeks as her recovery continues. It said she left the hospital with her parents on Tuesday afternoon.
Alexia was on holiday in Lech with her parents, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima, and her sisters, twelve year old Princess Amalia and eight year old Princess Ariane, when the accident happened. Willem-Alexander's mother, Princess Beatrix, was also on the holiday as was his brother, Prince Constantijn, his wife, Princess Laurentien and their three children.