Jeremy Renner thanks fans for ‘kind words’ after accident near home in US
Actor Jeremy Renner thanked fans for their “kind words” in a social media post from his hospital bed two days after he was seriously injured in an accident near his home. in U.S.A.
The 51-year-old Marvel star said he’s “too messy to type” when sharing a photo on his official Instagram page.
“Thank you all for your kind words. I’m too messy now to type. But I send love to all of you,” he wrote.
Renner was airlifted to the hospital on Sunday after suffering “thoracic and orthopedic trauma” in a crash near the Mount Rose Freeway, which connects Lake Tahoe and southern Reno, which straddles the border the Nevada-California border.
At a news conference Tuesday, Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam said Renner was helping a family member, whose vehicle was stuck in heavy snow, when the incident occurred.
Sheriff Balaam said the Sheriff’s office received a call at 8:55 a.m. after reports of an accident involving a SnowCat tractor and a civilian.
He added that there was no sign of “any foul play” and that the incident was a “tragic accident”.
“Based on our investigation, Mr. Renner’s personal car, driven by a family member, got stuck in the snow near his home,” Police Chief Balaam told a news conference.
“Mr. Renner went to get his… SnowCat, an extremely large snow removal device weighing at least 14,330 pounds, in an attempt to get his vehicle moving.”
Sheriff Balaam said that after successfully freeing his vehicle, Renner was out to talk to a family member when SnowCat started rolling.
He added that Renner tried to get back into the machine, but by then he was run over.
Two-time Oscar nominee best known for playing Hawkeye in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
He has also appeared in films including The Hurt Locker, American Hustle and Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol.
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He also stars in the Paramount series + The Mayor Of Kingstown, with a second series set to premiere on the service in the UK on January 16.
In a statement provided to PA news agency, Renner’s journalist said: “Jeremy’s family would like to express their gratitude to the wonderful doctors and nurses who took care of him, Fire Brigade. and Rescue Truckee Meadows, Washoe County Sheriff, Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve and the Carano and Murdock Families.
“They are also incredibly overwhelmed and appreciate the love and support from his fans.”
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