George Clooney injured in scooter accident in Italy

George Clooney injured in scooter accident in Italy

The 57-year-old star is "recovering at home" after his scooter was hit by an oncoming vehicle Tuesday while on the Italian island of Sardinia, local news outlet La Nuova reported. The 57-year-old was transported to the Giovanni Paolo II hospital in an ambulance and checked out of the facility at 10 a.m.

Fans were quick to express their relief that the dad-of-two was doing well after the accident, with one tweeting: "I saw George Clooney trending and nearly had a heart attack".

Imagine getting into a auto accident and realizing the person operating the other vehicle was the generous and handsome George Clooney.

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'MRI was negative, and he is not seriously injured.

The accident took place near the beach resort of Costa Corallina, local Tgr Rai Sardegna channel wrote on Twitter.

The accident happened in Sardinia where the USA actor is filming his latest TV series, Catch-22.

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All things considered, it's rather fortunate that George Clooney is recovering well. Media inquiries at the hospital reveal that the actor has already been discharged and left the building through a side exit, to avoid the paparazzi outside.

Clooney, the husband of leading human-rights lawyer Amal Clooney, has a home on the Italian mainland at Lake Como.

The accident occurred on the Italian island of Sardinia where Clooney is filming a miniseries based on Joseph Heller's book "Catch 22".

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