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Kevin Hart was discharged from a hospital and transferred to a residential rehabilitation facility 10 days after he underwent emergency back surgery.
Sources tell PEOPLE Hart was "in good spirits" after undergoing surgery to fuse his spine that was fractured in three places during a serious car crash on Sept. 1.
The 40-year-old Jumanji star was transferred to a rehab facility for intensive physical therapy to help him walk again.
He was spotted leaving L.A.'s Northridge Hospital Medical Center in a wheelchair before being loaded into a van for the trip to the rehab facility.
"I'm grateful to be alive," he reportedly told an unidentified source who spoke to TMZ.
The comedian was a passenger in his vintage 1970 Plymouth Barracuda when the driver lost control and the vehicle careened down an embankment on the night of Sept. 1.
Hart underwent emergency surgery on Sept. 2. He was said to be in extreme pain and on potent intravenous painkillers.
He is expected to spend up to 4 months in rehab before heading home to continue his physical therapy.
Hart reportedly pressured his team to downplay the seriousness of his back injury because he has movies and TV projects in production.
In a 911 audio obtained by TMZ, a woman believed to be Hart's wife Eniko, 35, told a dispatcher he couldn't walk and he was "not coherent" approximately an hour after the crash.
TMZ reports Hart’s car will be disassembled by the California Highway Patrol to assist in their investigation of the crash.
The results of their investigation may help change vehicle safety laws and require dealerships to install safety harnesses and airbags when selling vintage cars.
Kevin Hart is on a long road to recovery after injuring his spine in a serious single car crash in Calabasas, California.
A surgeon fused the 40-year-old comedian's back after his spine was fractured in three places, and now Hart will be transferred to a rehabilitation facility where he will remain for 4 months.
Hart's camp originally said he did not injure his spinal cord, but sources say Hart did suffer an injury to his spinal cord that affects his mobility from the waist down.
Hart's family, including his wife Eniko and children will take active part in his physical therapy.
A source tells The Blast Hart needs at least 4 months of physical therapy before he will be able to walk onto a movie set.
Sources close to the situation tell The Blast Hart needs intensive physical therapy at a rehab facility where he can be monitored closely.
The Jumanji star is reportedly in extreme pain and is still dependent on potent painkillers.
According to The Blast, as soon as doctors and physical therapists determine Hart is stable enough to do the physical therapy in an outpatient environment, he will be released from the rehab facility.
Hart routinely updated his social media with photos and videos that showed him working out or running in marathons.
"It helps that he was physically in such great shape," one source told The Blast.
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NBA star Paul George, 24, fractured his lower right leg during a USA Basketball scrimmage in Las Vegas on Friday, Aug. 1.
The injury occurred at the end of a fast break when George landed awkwardly and his leg collided into the basket stanchion.
George's gruesome injury is similar to the shearing leg fracture suffered by Louisville Cardinals' Kevin Ware during the 2013 NCAA basketball Tournament. The only difference being George's fractured bone did not protrude through his skin.
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