Morgan Freeman Flips Car, On the Mend in MS

August 4, 2008
Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman is said to be on the mend after a rollover accident last night in rural Mississippi.

TMZ.com reports that Freeman was in the car with a passenger, driving a '97 Nissan Maxima down rural Highway 32 near Ruleville, Miss., when the car hit the edge of the road and flipped. Freeman's injuries were serious enough to have him helicoptered to Memphis for treatment, but the site reports he's aware and coherent and even in good humor as am-pro paparazzi snagged pics of him waiting to be loaded into the chopper.

Freeman's won a bunch of awards, but we like him best for his Golden Globe-winning turn in Driving Miss Daisy (1989), filmed right around the corner in the Druid Hills neighborhood in Atlanta.

2017
The Car Connection
See the winners »
2017
The Car Connection
Commenting is closed for this article
 
The Car Connection Daily Headlines
I agree to receive emails from the site. I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing.
Thank you! Please check your email for confirmation.
Ratings and Reviews
Rate and review your car for The Car Connection
Review your car