Report: George Clooney Was Thrown 20 Feet in Scooter Accident
Close call! George Clooney was doing 60 m.p.h when his scooter hit a car whose driver suddenly pulled in front of him, TMZ reports. The actor was then thrown from his scooter 20 feet in the air, striking the car’s windshield and causing it to shatter.
Clooney’s helmet was also broken by the force of the impact. The 57-year-old was taken to a hospital, treated and released. He did not break any bones or suffer any serious injuries, though he did complain of a bruised pelvis and received an MRI.
His wife Amal reportedly collected him at the hospital. The pair are staying in Olbia on the island of Sardinia with their twins.