Kevin Hart -40-year-old actor/comedian suffered “major back injuries” after his Plymouth Barracuda veered off Mulholland Highway and landed in a ditch in Malibu, California early Sunday morning.
In a statement issue on Sunday by California Highway Patrol confirming earlier reports that Hart and the driver named Jared Black both suffered injuries while the third person in the car, a female passenger named Rebecca Broxterman , was not injured. After making his way to his home, Hart reportedly sought treatment at a local hospital.
The police reportedly said the driver of the car was not drunk at the time of the incident. The Hollywood star had bought the vintage muscle car as a 40th birthday present to himself back in July.
In photos of the crash published by TMZ, the car’s roof appears to be crushed in. According to the California Highway Patrol, Black was not driving under the influence at the time of the crash.