Terrifying George Clooney Crash Footage Shows Moment Actor Was Flung Into The Air
George Clooney is lucky to have escaped this accident without any serious injuries.
Italian newspaper Corriere Della Sera released footage Tuesday that shows the actor’s scooter colliding with a Mercedes in Sardinia earlier in the day. It shows Clooney’s scooter making the car, as well as the actor flying into the air and making the ground.
Carabinieri Lt. Alberto Cicognani told NBC News that the car cut into the actor’s lane, which inspired the accident.
Clooney was driving 65 mph when the car entered his lane, he reportedly told John Avlon, his friend and a contributor for CNN.
Clooney’s head constructed linked with the car’s windshield before he flew 30 feet from the Mercedes, Avlon told, quoting the actor. “It’s good to be alive, ” Clooney said.
TMZ corroborated that Clooney’s helmet cracked the car’s windshield. You can see it in the picture below:
Clooney’s wife, human rights attorney Amal Clooney, rushed to his side after the incident.
The actor went to the hospital after complaining of a slight pain in his pelvis and bruises to the leg, La Nuova reported, but was released after exams indicated he was fine.
“He is recovering at his home and will be fine, ” a representative for Clooney previously told HuffPost.