George Clooney reported hurt in motorcycle crash in Italy

Angelo Anderson
July 10, 2018

According to the authorities, Clooney's scooter collided with the auto.

The paper also tweeted a photo of his scooter abandoned by the side of the road with a Mercedes estate vehicle just feet away.

Clooney was taken to a hospital and the injuries are not believed to be serious, according to La Nuova. He reportedly suffered bruises to a knee and arm, as well as slight injuries to his pelvis.

Clooney, 57, had just left his hotel on a motor scooter when he crashed into a small truck, Italy's Chi magazine said on its website.

The American is on location in Sardinia to film a new mini-series "Catch 22".

Based on Joseph Heller's classic novel, it will be broadcast in the United Kingdom on Channel 4. The series is being produced for Hulu.


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.

Even earlier in June, Clooney was seen zipping around the island on a scooter with Amal, 40, hugging him tightly.

They all came together at the up-market Il Marino di Puntaldia restaurants after George had finished filming.

They met when she attended one of his parties at his Lake Como mansion, and Wednesday in Venice a year later.

Parts of this first appeared on The Sun and are republished with permission.

Other reports by Iphone Fresh

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