'Dancing With the Stars:' Ricki Lake Suffers Injury at Rehearsal

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Ricki Lake sustained the first injury of the new Dancing With the Stars cast.

An ambulance was apparently called to her rehearsal with pro partner Derek Hough.

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"Not sure how my bruise turned into a medic showing up?" Lake Tweeted, along with the photo of her shin. "I'm fine!

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"I injured myself yesterday by hitting my heel into my shin," she told TMZ shortly after. "I'm fine."

Lake is looking for inspiration from former contestant Kirstie Alley. She Tweeted a photo of herself standing beside a poster of Alley on Thursday and wrote, "I've got my work cut out for me. Channeling ya' mama."

The 13th season kicks off on ABC on Sept. 20.

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