Snowboarder still fighting for life

Emily Watts, who's also known as Mimi
Emily Watts, who's also known as Mimi Credit: PA

A 26 year-old girl from Suffolk is in a critical condition in France after a serious snowboarding accident.

Emily Watts, known as Mimi, fell into a snowdrift in the Alps on Saturday afternoon.

Under French law, it's up to the doctors to decide when to switch her life support machine off.

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