Celeb bits - Reese Witherspoon won’t press charges after getting hit by car
REESE WITHERSPOON WAS RUSHED TO THE HOSPITAL WEDNESDAY AFTER GETTING HIT BY A CAR!
THE OSCAR WINNER WAS OUT FOR A JOG IN SANTA MONICA, WHEN SHE WAS STRUCK BY A CAR AT AN UNMARKED CROSSWALK....
REESE'S INJURIES ARE REPORTEDLY -- MINOR -- INCLUDING A QUARTER-SIZED GASH ON HER FOREHEAD... HER REP TELLS PEOPLE.COM, SHE'S NOW "RESTING COMFORTABLY AT HOME."
A SANTA MONICA POLICE SGT. TELLS THE AP THAT THE DRIVER, AN 84-YEAR-OLD WOMAN, WAS CITED FOR FAILING TO YIELD TO A PEDESTRIAN IN A CROSSWALK. AND A WITNESS ON THE SCENE TELLS US WEEKLY, "The driver seemed to have not seen her because of a large tree at the intersection...[Reese] was lucky, because it could have been much more serious."
LUCK SEEMS TO FOLLOW THE MARIE CLAIRE COVER GIRL...SHE TELLS THE MAG'S OCTOBER ISSUE, AFTER HER DIVORCE, LIFE AS A SINGLE MOM WASN'T EASY...BUT NOW THAT SHE'S GOT HUBBY JIM TOTH, SHE SAYS, "I got lucky. I did. I got very lucky, and he's so wonderful with the children. I'm very blessed."
HOPE YOU'RE BACK ON YOUR FEET SOON REESE!