Comedian Kevin Hart was seriously injured in a car accident early Sunday morning September 1, 2019 in California.

The actor was one of two passengers in a vehicle being driven by his friend Jared Black in the West Valley just before 1 a.m.

The driver immediately lost control of the vehicle which left the road and rolled over down an embankment.

Black and Rebecca Broxterman were trapped inside the car. Kevin Hart was able to escape the vehicle to find help. Kevin sustained major back injuries, he is now being treated at a hospital.