News & Opinion | July 10, 2018 9:19 am

George Clooney Taken to Hospital After Motorcycle Crash in Italy

The actor has since been released.

George Clooney was taken to a hospital in Sardinia, Italy and released after being involved in an accident while on his motorcycle. The John Paul II hospital in Olbia said Clooney was released Tuesday and local media that was waiting at the hospital believe that he left through a side exit. According to local daily La Nuova Sardegna, the 57-year-old actor had been heading to a film set on Tuesday when his motorbike was hit by a car. Clooney owns a home on the Italian mainland, on Lake Como.

Police had no more information, and calls and emails to Clooney’s spokesperson from the Associated Press were not immediately returned.