Flavor Flav Nearly Crushed To Death By Falling Boulder
Rapper/Reality TV Star, Flavor Flav has survived a near death experience. According to TMZ, the 62-year-old hip hop pioneer was nearly crushed by a falling boulder while driving from Los Angeles to Las Vegas on Tuesday (12/14). Reportedly, Flavor Flav (born William Jonathan Drayton Jr) was driving through La Tuna Canyon when the rain caused a boulder to loosen and fall down a cliffside and smash the right side of his vehicle. A rep for the rapper says Flav briefly lost control of the vehicle, but thankfully found his way back to the road and pulled over. According to reports, if he had driven his car just a few inches in another direction, the boulder could have killed him.
Sources confirm that Flavor Flav is physically safe. His rep says,
“Thank God he survived and is OK, although [he’s] a bit emotionally shaken up.”
Thankfully, his team was able to get AAA to the scene, after making sure the rapper was okay. His vehicle was towed away.
Flavor Flav is very thankful to have survived the near death experience. He told the media outlet,
“God is good,”
adding that he,
“Came very close to death but is super grateful to be alive.”
We’re Happy To Hear That Flavor Flav Is Recovering And In Good Spirits!