SANTA MONICA (CBS4) — Actress Reese Witherspoon was struck by a car while jogging near Los Angeles on Wednesday morning and suffered minor injuries.
Santa Monica police Sgt. Richard Lewis says the Oscar-winning actress was hit by a car driven by an 84-year-old woman.READ MORE: ‘This Is Not Acceptable’: North Miami Councilwoman Upset Over Images Of Border Patrol Agents With Whips Chasing Down Haitian Migrants
Witherspoon was jogging in an unmarked crosswalk in Santa Monica when the driver struck her at about 20 mph. The 35-year-old actress was taken to a local hospital for treatment.READ MORE: Florida Revised COVID-19 School Rule Short Circuits Legal Challenge By Five School Districts
Lewis says the driver was cited for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.
Witherspoon’s portrayal of June Carter in the 2005 film “Walk the Line” won her a best-actress Oscar.MORE NEWS: Texas-Style Abortion Bill Filed In Florida
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