Reports are streaming in from Charlotte that the Panthers star quarterback, Cam Newton, was injured in a car accident this afternoon near the uptown part of the city.
While the severity of his injuries are not known as this point, social media has been buzzing with as much information as possible.
Cam Newton is conscious and smiling after crash in uptown Charlotte. pic.twitter.com/tx6R9qisSh
— Charlotte Observer (@theobserver) December 9, 2014
— WBTV News (@WBTV_News) December 9, 2014