Errol Spence Jr., current Welterweight champion, has reportedly been rushed to the hospital as a result of injuries he sustained in a car crash in Dallas, reports CBS 11 News. CBS says the car Spence was driving, a Ferrari, crashed around 3 a.m. on Thursday. Authorities believe the vehicle rolled over multiple times, which resulted in him being ejected from his driver’s seat.
While the identity of the driver has not been confirmed by any officials, eye witnesses say Spence matches the description of the person they seen driving the white Ferrari. He was taken to a nearby hospital and he is expected to survive. The cause of the crash is unknown at this time, and an investigation is ongoing.
According to police, the vehicle was traveling at a high speed, headed northbound on the 500 block of Riverfront when the vehicle traveled over the median and flipped multiple times, ejecting the driver. Police say Spence wasn’t wearing a seatbelt.