Cam Newton reportedly injured in car accident

Cam Newton was reportedly injured in a car accident Tuesday when his truck overturned on a bridge.

Cam Newton was involved in a car accident in Charlotte on Tuesday afternoon. He was reportedly injured in the wreck, and loaded onto a stretcher and into an ambulance. The extent of Newton’s injuries are unknown at this time. He was reportedly able to communicate.

A police officer at the scene told Dianne Gallagher of Charlotte’s NBC affiliate that he 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.

The Observer’s Jonathan Jones reported that it was Newton’s truck that overturned, and that he was driving.

CMPD officer just confirmed to me Newton was driving. Said he was able to communicate

— Jonathan Jones (@jjones9) December 9, 2014

#BREAKING: Cam Newton involved in accident near uptown. #panthers #cltnews

— WBTV News (@WBTV_News) December 9, 2014

Cam Newton being loaded into ambulance

— Jonathan Jones (@jjones9) December 9, 2014

Cam Newton’s car overturned just above I 277

— Jonathan Jones (@jjones9) December 9, 2014

An officer on scene said he thought everyone would be ok… But could not elaborate be on extent of injuries if any & hadnt spoken with medic

— Dianne Gallagher (@DianneG) December 9, 2014

Cam Newton’s truck being pulled from its side by tow truck

— Jonathan Jones (@jjones9) December 9, 2014

Other car involved in Cam Newton accident

— Jonathan Jones (@jjones9) December 9, 2014

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