Unified welterweight champion Errol Spence, who recently defeated Shawn Porter to capture the WBC welterweight title, was involved in a single-car accident Thursday morning in Dallas. The 29-year-old Spence was reportedly ejected from his white Ferrari.
Here is an official statement from Errol Spence’s team on his condition:
“Errol Spence Jr., IBF/WBC unified welterweight world champion, was involved in a serious, single-car accident in Dallas early Thursday morning and is being treated at a Dallas-area hospital. Spence is awake and responding and his condition is listed as stable. He did not sustain any broken bones or fractures, but has some facial lacerations. He is expected to make a full recovery.
He is currently resting with his family by his side. They want to thank everyone for their prayers and well wishes and are extremely grateful to the Dallas first responders who rushed to the scene to attend to Errol after the accident and the doctors who are taking care of him at the hospital.”