Actor Jason Momoa’s car had a head-on collision with a motorcyclist over the weekend, but no one was seriously injured. According to Metro, the Aquaman actor was driving on Old Topanga Road near Calabasas in California on Sunday when the collision happened. A video of the incident has also surfaced on the internet, which shows Momoa walking away from the site of the accident while the paramedics tend to motorcyclist behind him. The exact cause of the crash is being investigated, according to the police.
California Highway Patrol said in a statement that the accident took place around 11am and identified the motorcyclist as 21-year-old Vitaliy Avagimyan. It further said that the biker jumped lanes while going round a curve and smashed into Momoa’s car head-on.
“As a result of this collision, Avagimyan was ejected from his motorcycle,” Independent reported, quoting the police. “After the collision, Momoa exited his vehicle to assist Avagimyan and was able to flag down a passing motorist to call 911.”
The motorcyclist was taken to a local hospital in an ambulance for treatment of “minor, non-life threatening injuries”, the police further said.
Momoa was not injured and remained on the scene throughout the investigation, the cops further said.
TMZ, which obtained a video of the incident, said that the 42-year-old actor was driving in 1970 Oldsmobile. The short video shows the actor walking away from the spot. The video was taken from a camera mounted to a person’s bike who was passing by, the outlet said.
Jason Momoa is best known for playing the titular superhero Aquaman in the DC Cinematic Universe. He also starred as Khal Drogo in ‘Game Of Thrones‘. He was last seen in Dune alongside Timothee Chalamet. He will next be seen in ‘Aquaman And The Lost Kingdom’ directed by James Wan.