Jeffree Star is recovering in hospital after being involved in a ‘severe’ car accident, with the vehicle he was travelling in flipping multiple times.
The 35-year-old YouTube star and cosmetics mogul was travelling with his friend Daniel Lucas when the crash happened according to an update on his social media page Friday.
‘A few hours ago Jeffree and Daniel were in a severe car accident and the car flipped 3 times after hitting black,’ someone from his team said on Friday. ‘We will update you all when the doctor gives us more info. So thankful they are both alive.’
Crash: Jeffree Star involved in ‘severe’ car accident as YouTuber is hospitalized after vehicle flipped multiple times (he posted this picture on Friday following the incident)
The update was posted to the influencer’s Instagram Stories on Friday, which showed a picture of Jeffree with his head in a neck brace laying down on a hospital bed.
Star – real name Jeffrey Lynn Steininger Jr. – is based in Wyoming, where the crash took place.
According to radio station K2 Radio, the Wyoming Highway Patrol said his vehicle was was heading northbound on Hat Six Road in Natrona County when it hit black ice.
Thankful: The 35-year-old YouTube star and cosmetics mogul was travelling with his friend Dan Lucas when the crash happened according to an update on his social media page Friday
Both Star and his friend Lucas are currently being treated at Wyoming Medical Center.
Earlier this year, Star denied wild rumors that he was having an affair with rapper Kanye West amid his divorce from Kim Kardashian.
He recently moved to Wyoming after listing his bubblegum pink ‘Barbie dreamhouse’ for near $3.6million in July last year.