LOS ANGELES (CBSMiami) – Pop-star Justin Bieber accidentally hit a photographer with his truck in Beverly Hills.READ MORE: New Travel Restrictions In Place, Dow Drops 905 Points Over New COVID Variant Concerns
The pop star was reportedly leaving a nearby theater where he attended a church event when he was surrounded by paparazzi. Bieber, who got right out to try to help, is heard here offering the victim assistance.READ MORE: Black Friday Shoppers Out Early Hoping To Score Deals
Police say the photographer was taken to a hospital with a leg injury; he’s expected to be okay. Bieber, after cooperating with officers, was given permission to leave. Police did not issue any citations.
Bieber recently canceled the tail end of his world tour, officially due to what his camp called “unforeseen circumstances,” though several publications have reported it was due to exhaustion.MORE NEWS: Cold Fronts Bring More Than Just Cool Dry Air To South Florida
In 2012 a paparazzi photographer was accused of chasing Justin Bieber at high speeds in a Los Angeles. The celebrity photographer pleaded no contest to misdemeanor reckless driving and received three years probation and 150 hours of community service.