According to his representative, the Hawkeye actor Jeremy Renner is receiving medical treatment for injuries sustained in a snow plowing accident and is in critical but stable condition.
“We can confirm Jeremy is hospitalized in critical but stable condition with injuries suffered after experiencing a weather-related accident while plowing snow earlier today,” the actor’s representative told NBC News. “His family is with him and he is receiving excellent care.”
According to a news release from the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office, on January 1 at around 9 a.m., deputies were called to a severe injury in Reno, Nevada, where Renner is supposed to reside.
When they arrived, the police organized Renner’s medical transportation and flew him to a nearby hospital. The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office Major Accident Investigation Team is currently looking into the circumstances surrounding the occurrence, according to the sheriff’s office, which also confirmed that Renner was the only individual engaged in the incident.
Renner, 51, has received two Academy Award nominations for his portrayal of Hawkeye in the Avengers television series.
According to Buzzfeed, further information regarding the actor’s health status is yet to be released.