Carolina Panther’s Cam Newton was injured in a car accident on Tuesday, according to a report by the NFL.
The extent of Newton’s injuries are unknown at this time. He was reportedly able to communicate.
A officer at the scene thought everyone involved in the accident would be okay, but could not elaborate on any injuries.
According to the Charlotte Observer, a truck overturned on the Church Street bridge going over I-277 in Charlotte. A second car was involved in the accident. Emergency crews arrived on the scene.
From the reports that it was Newton’s truck that overturned, and that he was driving.