MIAMI (CBS4) – Hip hop singer Sean Kingston continues to improve at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, more than two weeks after he slammed into a bridge while riding a Jet Ski.
According to the hospital his condition has been upgraded to fair.READ MORE: CDC Releases New Guidelines For Trial Cruises
Kingston has been hospitalized since the Memorial Day weekend accident. The singer and a female passenger were hurt when the personal watercraft slammed into the Palm Island Bridge in Biscayne Bay.READ MORE: South Florida Streets Packed For Cinco De Mayo, First Big Holiday Since Governor Lifted Local COVID Restrictions
A Good Samaritan, John Rivera, was on a boat near the bridge and saw Kingston under water after the accident. He jumped in the water and held him until rescuers arrived.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccine No Longer Required This Fall For Those Returning To NSU Campus
Kingston rose to fame with his 2007 hit “Beautiful Girls” and was also featured on songs by artists including Justin Bieber.