Lindsay Lohan has been released from the hospital after being involved in a car crash on Friday, the actress’ spokesman told TheWrap. According to the spokesman, Lohan is “fine” and heading back to the set of her upcoming Elizabeth Taylor biopic “Liz & Dick.”
Read the publicist’s full statement below:
“Lindsay was involved in an automobile accident today on her way to the set. She was brought to Santa Monica UCLA hospital as a precaution. She is fine and was released less than two hours later and is already headed back to the set to resume work. Fortunately, no one was seriously injured in the accident.”
Previously Lindsay Lohan had been hospitalized following a car accident Friday, according to TMZ.
The accident occurred at approximately noon on Friday, when Lohan’s Porsche slammed into the back of an 18-wheeler on the Pacific Coast Highway. Lohan’s condition is currently unknown.
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Photos published by TMZ indicate that Lohan’s car sustained considerable damage, with its front bumper completely detached from the vehicle and the passenger window shattered.
Lohan’s spokesman has not yet responded to TheWrap’s request for comment.
The actress, 25, has recently been filming the Elizabeth Taylor biopic “Liz & Dick” for Lifetime, which began principal photography in Los Angeles this week. She stars opposite Grant Bowler, who’s portraying Taylor’s husband, Richard Burton.
A spokesman for Lifetime told TheWrap that the network’s primary concern is for the victims of the accident.
“First and foremost, we’re concerned about the well-being of Lindsay and anyone else who might have been involved in ths accident,” the spokesman said. “Lindsay has been doing fantastic work on the set of ‘Liz & Dick,’ and we have no further comment.”
TMZ cites witnesses who say that Lohan and her assistant, who was a passenger in the car, were both bleeding and bruised at the scene. Her assistant is also being transported to the hospital via ambulance, though Lohan herself was not brought to the hospital via ambulance.
Lohan is claiming that the truck cut her off, according to TMZ.