Posted Aug. 4, 2008 – Academy Award-winning actor Morgan Freeman is recovering at a Memphis hospital after he and a female passenger were extracted from his car on Sunday night, following an accident in Mississippi. Freeman was reportedly traveling eastbound on Highway 32 near the town of Ruleville when his vehicle went off the road and flipped multiple times, according to Mississippi Highway Patrol.
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Freeman was flown by helicopter to Regional Medical Center in Tennessee, where he's listed in serious condition. No information was available about the condition of Freeman's passenger in the car.
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