Jacksonville Jaguars star rookie running back Leonard Fournette was involved in a three-car accident on Tuesday morning but thankfully was not injured.
The Florida Highway Patrol confirmed Fournette was involved in the crash. However, he was not at fault, and nobody was injured, which is all great news.
#BREAKING: FHP confirms Jaguars player Leonard Fournette involved in 3-car chain reaction crash on 295 SB before Dames Point Bridge. FHP confirms he was vehicle 3 – NOT at fault. NO injuries reported!.@wjxt4 pic.twitter.com/M1l3V7Nx8i
— WJXT Ashley Harding (@WJXTAshleyH) January 16, 2018
The Jaguars also confirmed Fournette’s involvement and that he was able to drive away from the accident without any injuries.
RB Leonard Fournette was involved in a minor accident today when his car was rear-ended.
Leonard is okay and was able to drive home.
Appreciate everyone that has reached out to check on him.
— Tad Dickman (@TDickman89) January 16, 2018
Fournette and the Jacksonville Jaguars are preparing to face the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game this upcoming Sunday. The rookie running back set NFL history last weekend and had a huge game, despite suffering an ankle injury that knocked him out of the contest for a while in the second quarter.