George Clooney hit by auto while riding motorcycle

13 July, 2018, 02:58 | Author: Austin Daniel
  • Actor George Clooney arrives at the American Film Institute's 46th Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to George Clooney

It appears George Clooney's motorcycle incident was more serious than we thought, as the actor was reportedly thrown 20 feet in the air.

U.S. actor George Clooney has been released from an Italian hospital after being involved in a motor accident Tuesday. According to the authorities, Clooney's scooter collided with the auto.

The John Paul II hospital in Olbia confirmed Clooney was treated there and released after Tuesday's accident.

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Clooney was driving 65 miles per hour when the auto entered his lane, he reportedly told John Avlon, his friend and a contributor for CNN. Local media that had gathered at the hospital said Clooney is believed to have left through a side exit. Clooney is in Sardinia to film a miniseries based on Joseph Heller's book "Catch 22", the news agency said.

Clooney was travelling to the set of his TV miniseries Catch-22 in Costa Corallina when his bike is understood to have hit a vehicle that "suddenly turned", Italian newspaper La Nuova reported.

According to Carabinieri officer Alberto Cicognani, the driver of the Mercedes hit Clooney after failing to stop at a turn. Staff at the home declined to comment. He has a home on Lake Como and was married in Venice in 2014 to the British human rights attorney, Amal Clooney.

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