Derek Hough injured at ‘Dancing with the Stars’ rehearsal

Derek Hough, pictured in March 2015. Jamie McCarthy / Getty Images

NEW YORK — Derek Hough is recovering from injuries that have him sitting out of performances at Radio City Music Hall and could sideline him on Dancing with the Stars.

The Emmy Award-winning choreographer was injured Monday while rehearsing for next week’s 10th Anniversary Dancing special.

He was diagnosed with a broken toe on his right foot and sprains and bone bruising to his left ankle.

His publicist confirms 29-year-old Hough will remain in L.A. this week to recover from his injuries while an understudy fills in on the Radio City New York Spring Spectacular in which Hough has a starring role.

Gymnast Nastia Liukin, Hough’s current Dancing with the Stars partner, is training with a different pro-dancer in the meantime.

It’s unclear whether Hough will be able to perform on Monday’s show.

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Hough has won Dancing with the Stars five times, more than any other pro on the show.

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