According to news reports, ‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ stars, the Thompson family members, were involved in a horrible car crash last Monday night.
TMZ initially reported that Honey Boo Boo, Mama Jane, Pumpkin, and Jessica were all riding in a vehicle driven by Sugar Bear.
The report claimed that they were waiting for the go signal of a traffic light prior to the incident. As the traffic light turned green, Sugar Bear started to turn left. To their surprise, a speeding truck running with its lights off on the opposite direction slammed into their vehicle.
Members of the family were reportedly taken to a nearby hospital in McIntyre, Georgia through an ambulance. However, they were subsequently transferred to another hospital of their choice via an SUV driven by the family’s bodyguard according to media sources.
Subsequent reports say that Sugar Bear has incurred contusion on his back, Mama Jane has suffered back and neck injury, Pumpkin has severe chest injury and panic attacks while Honey Boo Boo has a headache as a result of hitting her head against a passenger window. Fortunately for Jessica, she emerged from the incident unscathed.
“We were in a car accident last night, it was really scary for us since it was the first time any of us had ever been in a wreck,”Mama June said in a statement.
“As always, we want to thank everyone for their support and well wishes,” she added.
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