DWTS Aussie pro Kym Johnson rushed to the hospital

Dancing with the Stars pro dancer Kym Johnson was injured today during a rehearsal for the show and was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital, Extra reported.

Johnson, 34, suffered a fall as she practiced her dance moves with her partner, Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Hines Ward, in advance of their performance on the ABC show next Monday.

The Australian dancer was taken out of the practice room on a stretcher with an oxygen mask on her face, the Los Angeles Fire Department told the celebrity TV news show's website.

Ward, 35, was observed nearby with his head buried in his hands.