Thursday, 24 Jan 2019

A crash occurred in the Pacific Palisades and makes Golfer Bill Haas is injured


The crashThe crash - Golfer Bill Haas and actor Luke Wilson have been involved in a car accident in LA which left one person dead.

Haas, 35 yo, was seriously injured in the accident, while Wilson, 46, only suffered minor injuries.

An accident that involving Ferrari, BMW and two other cars took place in Palisades Pacific at 6:31 pm on Tuesday evening (2.31am GMT on Wednesday).

The 71-year-old male driver of the sports car, Mark Gibello, was hosting Haas at his nearby family home for the golf competition. He died at the scene of the accident after driving the luxury car at high speed. While Haas, who is a passenger Ferrari car suffered severe injuries.

While Wilson's car was 'clipped' to the accident, but miraculously, he can escaped unscathed. An unknown 50-year-old woman that driving a BMW was also taken to the hospital.

"I believe the cause [of the Ferrari driver’s death] was a high rate of speed and the individual lost control, colliding into several vehicles," said Officer Mike Lopez of Los Angeles Police, as quoted by Palisades Post.

Four cars were involved in the collision. The Ferrari is believed to have crashed into Luke Wilson's FJ SUV which was traveling northbound, before colliding with the BMW and upside down several times. Other vehicles suffered minor damage.

Haas and an unnamed female victim were reported to have been "seriously injured at the scene" but police later said that the 67th ranked golfer in the world has been handled well by medical personnel. One of Haas's relatives said that he only suffered a leg injury and miraculously escaped without a broken bone.

Haas's father, Jay, told Golf Channel reporter Todd Lewis that Bill had pain and swelling in his legs but had not broken a bone. He is expected to be fully cured and has been released from the hospital.

Haas is scheduled to take part in this week's PGA Tour event, the Genesis Open, which begins on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the Riviera Country Club a few miles from the scene.

Haas, 35, is a six-time winner on the PGA Tour. He married Julie and had three children William, Harrison and Nora.

While Luke Wilson is a comedy actor and plays in a movie ie The Royal Tenenbaums and Anchorman.

One of his most recent roles is as NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in the Konussion drama, starring Will Smith.

Last year, Wilson lost their father, Robert 'Bob' Wilson, 75 yo, after he fought for years against to Alzheimer's disease.

In the past, Wilson was also rumored to have links with Drew Barrymore and Gwyneth Paltrow.


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