Justin Bieber Hits Photographer with Pickup Truck
The Biebs was swarmed by paparazzi as he was leaving a church service
Published Jul 27, 2017Justin Bieber struck a photographer with his pickup truck last night (July 26) in Beverly Hills.
The singer's vehicle was swarmed with paparazzi as he was leaving a church service shortly before 9:30 p.m. local time. As one 57-year-old photographer moved towards the truck, the vehicle made contact with him and he fell to the ground.
Police say that the victim has since been hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. The Los Angeles Times reports that Bieber "fully co-operated" with officers at the scene, and the police believe that the collision was unintentional.
Video footage of the incident has since surfaced online. In addition to showing the accident, clips show Bieber kneeling beside the injured man and asking other onlookers to back up. Watch a clip below via CTV.
TMZ has also shared footage of the incident and the emergency response that shows up at the scene.
As reported earlier this week, Bieber cancelled the remaining dates on his "Purpose World Tour" due to "unforeseen circumstances."