50 Cent: Meets with car accident, hospitalized
Rapper 50 Cent has reportedly been hospitalized after a car accident, a photo of which has been posted via Twitter (pictured left).
The bulletproof SUV of the rapper was said to have almost flipped over after being hit by a Mack truck on New York City's Long Island Expressway, fansite ThisIs50 reports.
The artist was put in a neck brace and stretcher before being taken to a nearby hospital in Queens for tests on his neck and back.
The truck driver is said to have told police that his load shifted, causing him to lose control of his vehicle just before the collision.
Later, A G-Unit source added to XXLMag that 50 Cent was "fine" after the accident and had been released from hospital.
The driver's condition was also said to be "good".
In May, 50 Cent was hospitalised after suffering a stomach bug.
The performer is due to release his next studio album 5 (Murder by Numbers) on July 2.