ACTOR Jeremy Renner is reportedly in “critical but stable condition” after he was involved in a horrific weather-related accident, his spokesperson confirmed.
The spokesperson for the Hawkeye star, 51, said he was seriously hurt and had to be airlifted to a hospital on Sunday.
“We can confirm Jeremy is in critical but stable condition with injuries suffered after experiencing a weather-related accident while plowing snow earlier today,” the spokesperson told The Hollywood Reporter.
They went on to say: “his family is with him, and he is receiving excellent care.”
The details surrounding the accident are unclear at this time.
While the spokesperson didn’t disclose where the accident took place, it was recently reported by local outlets that the actor has a house near Mt Rose-Ski Tahoe.
The Reno Gazette-Journal reported that more than 17,500 homes in this region are without power after a massive New Year’s Eve storm blew through.
Fans took to Twitter to share their well wishes for Renner’s safety and speedy recovery.
“I hope he pulls through. That’s horrifying,” one person tweeted.
Another said: “Praying for Jeremy Renner.”
“Sending up prayers for his swift recovery” a different fan tweeted.
Jeremy Renner is an American actor most known for playing the Avengers character Hawkeye.
He recently played the character in a mini-series called Hawkeye which was released last year.
The two-time Oscar-nominated actor is also the star of the ongoing crime television show Mayor of Kingstown which follows a power broker family in a small Michigan town “where the business of incarceration is the only thriving industry.”
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