Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was reportedly injured in a car accident in Charlotte, North Carolina, according to The Charlotte Observer.
The newspaper reports that a car crashed and overturned on Interstate 277 at 12:30 p.m. ET. A second car reportedly was also involved in the wreck.
Rescuers arrived on the scene and loaded Newton onto a stretcher and into an ambulance.
It has been reported by ESPN, that Newton has no life threatening injuries.
Newton did however suffer a lower back fracture however.
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