Wednesday, 18 July, 2018

George Clooney released after motorcycle crash in Italy

Actor George Clooney arrives at the American Film Institute's 46th Life Achievement Award Gala Tribute to George Clooney George Clooney 'has been injured in a bike accident in Sardinia'
Freda Brock | 10 July, 2018, 15:30

Local daily La Nuova Sardegna said the 57-year-old Clooney had been headed to a film set on Tuesday when his motorbike was hit by a auto. The accident occurred at Costa Corallina, on a country road. A photo from the scene shows the car's smashed windshield.

According to the site, George was said to be hit by a auto which suddenly changed direction at a spot close to a hotel.

Italian paper La Nuova reported that he was rushed to the emergency room at John Paul II Hospital, but he is not believed to be seriously hurt. More information is to follow.

The actor is now on the island filming a new TV series "Catch-22", based on the 1961 book of the same name written by Joseph Heller.

Out of 13 Rescued from Flooded Cave in Thailand
They're all likely to stay the hospital for seven days due to their weakened immune systems, Chokedamrongsook said. For the first four rescues on Sunday , two divers accompanied each boy, one from the side and one from behind.

Based on Joseph Heller's classic novel, it will be broadcast in the United Kingdom on Channel 4.

The move comes after it was announced in April that the actor was going to be reducing his role in the production so that he could concentrate on directing and producing.

The story, set in Italy during World War 2, focuses on Christopher Abbott's character of Yossarian, a US Air Force bombardier who is furious because the bureaucratic rule known as Catch-22.

Clooney has a home on Lake Como on the Italian mainland.

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