On today’s news wire…
Actor Mel Gibson was involved in a single-vehicle crash while driving a 2008 Maserati in Malibu, but he was neither cited nor arrested, and DUI is not suspected, the CHP reported today.
The accident occurred about 8:35 p.m. Sunday on Malibu Canyon Road,south of the tunnel, the California Highway Patrol reported. No injuries were reported.
“For unknown reasons, Mr. Gibson steered his car to the right and struck the rock hillside,” the CHP reported in a statement. “He stopped his car at the scene, and was contacted by officers from the West Valley CHP Area office.
“Mr. Gibson supplied all the pertinent information to the officers at the scene, gave a statement, and received a ride home from a friend,” the CHP reported. “His vehicle was towed from the scene, DUI is not suspected in the accident.”