Cam Newton injures himself in car accident

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton was injured when his truck flipped and rolled over in a suburb of Charlotte, NC, Tuesday. The Charlotte Observer reports that Newton was able to communicate with paramedics at the scene.

UPDATE: The Associated Press reports Newton fractured bones in his lower back during the rollover.

Update II: NBC Sports reports Newton suffered two transverse process fractures in his back. Transverse processes are the small bones that protrude from either side of the vertebrae. Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo suffered the same injury this season. He was out one game.

Newton will be hospitalized overnight for observation.

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Cassie

Sean Combs' concubine, Cassie Ventura, is no longer embarrassed about the facial scar resulting from a head injury she received in a sport utility accident. Unfortunately for her, Cassie was not wearing the recommended protective head gear while riding a 4-wheeler.

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Renisha McBride funeral

Theodore Paul Wafer, the Michigan man who shot and killed Renisha McBride was found guilty on all 3 charges in a Detroit courtroom today.

Wafer, 54, appeared stunned when the verdict was read. The jury deliberated less than 24 hours before finding Wafer guilty of homicide murder in the 2nd degree, guilty of manslaughter death by weapon aimed with intent but without malice, and guilty of weapons charges.

Before deciding Wafer's fate, jurors asked to see the shotgun, Wafer's screen door and a tape measure.

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Tracy Morgan,Meghan Wollover attend "Don Rickles: One Night Only"

Actor, comedian Tracy Morgan is in critical condition at a New Brunswick, New Jersey hospital following a multi-car accident early Saturday.

Morgan, 45, was critically injured when a limo bus he was riding in overturned on the New Jersey turnpike following a six-car crash, NJ.com reports.

The multi-car crash left at least one person dead and several others with serious injuries, including Morgan.

A passenger in Morgan's limo, James McNair, 63, of Peekskill, N.Y., was killed when the bus flipped off the overpass and landed in a parking lot below.

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Exclusive - Solange Knowles & BF Alan Ferguson Involved In A Minor Collision In New Orleans

Bad luck seems to follow singer Solange Knowles wherever she goes. After fleeing NYC for New Orleans last week, Solange and boyfriend Alan Ferguson were involved in a minor car accident while heading to the Ritz-Carlton hotel to meet sister Beyonce Knowles-Carter and brother-in-law Jay Z on Friday.

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Road rage accident caught on video

A Tampa woman encountered a man with a serious case of road rage. The man began tailgating the woman for a few minutes before passing her and shooting the bird at her. But the road was slick from a recent rain, and the jerk lost control of his truck and careened off the roadway into a ditch. The woman filmed the entire scene on her cell phone and uploaded the video to the Internet. The video went viral, gaining over 6 million views on YouTube. But viewers accused her of instigating the tailgater by tapping her brakes and speeding up so he couldn't pass her. The woman denied the accusations.

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Paul Walker

A California teen was arrested for allegedly stealing the T-top roof panel off the Porsche Carrera GT that actor Paul Walker was a passenger in when he died last weekend.

Jameson Witty, 18, was taken into custody after he posted a photo showing off his macabre souvenir on his Instagram and Twitter accounts.

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Paul Walker

The production team behind the Fast & Furious movie franchise released a moving tribute to actor Paul Walker, 40, who was incinerated along with a friend in a single car accident in California last weekend.

Predictably, the coroner's report listed the cause of Walker's death as "combined effects of traumatic and thermal injuries" from the high speed impact and the fire that engulfed the $450,000 Porsche Carrera GT that Walker was riding in.

According to the coroner's report, Walker initially survived the violent impact, but he died "within seconds" after the crash.

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