The undefeated welterweight boxing champion Errol Spence Jr has suffered a deep facial cut in a car accident this past Thursday in Dallas as he was driving his Ferrari. Here is the footage from the scene which came out recently that shows the incident as it happened:
#BREAKING Exclusive video from a nearby security camera shows the crash that injured Championship Boxer Errol Spence Jr when he lost control of his Ferrari and it rolled multiple times ejecting him. Fortunately he survived and expected to be ok pic.twitter.com/2Z1xh9DDiA— J.D. Miles (@jdmiles11) October 10, 2019
Errol Spence Jr was being treated at a local hospital in Dallas and was said to be in a better condition. The boxer did not suffer any major damage to his body and is expected to make a full recovery soon.
Errol Spence Jr has now been released from the hospital but will be facing charges in connection with the accident according to authorities.
The police authority while addressing the matter said that Errol Spence Jr has now been released from the hospital and will be charged with DWI.
Ace boxing writer and commentator also took to Twitter and weighed in on the situation
Unified welterweight titlist @ErrolSpenceJr, who has been released from the hospital after a horrific car accident last week, was drunk when he crashed the car and is charged with DWI, according to Dallas police. My story: https://t.co/xqjnNJJdZ8— Dan Rafael (@danrafaelespn) October 17, 2019
His last fight in the boxing ring was in Los Angeles, Staples Center, where he was seen in an action-packed battle against a two-time champion "Showtime" Shawn Porter. Texan won the IBF & WBC welterweight unification match in a split decision victory.