Actress Reese Witherspoon was hit by a car today while jogging in Santa Monica, California.
Police in Santa Monica confirmed that the actress and mother of two was jogging around 11:00 a.m. near 20th Street and Georgina Avenue when she was struck by a car. 35-year-old Witherspoon was taken to the hospital to assess the injuries. The accident was not a hit and run.
Police say the driver was an 84-year-old woman from Santa Monica. The woman was cited for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk and released.
Witherspoon’s rep said she was not seriously injured and is “resting comfortably at home.”