Laila Ali Speaks Up After Accidentally Hitting a Man With Her Car

Laila Ali has finally spoken up after her recent car accident.

In case you missed it: the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department reported that Ali accidentally hit a man while driving through the parking lot of the Calabasas Commons in California. The man was taken by ambulance to the hospital, and as of Tuesday, was in stable condition, Ali remained on the scene and was not arrested or cited.

Now, the former boxer has released a statement on Instagram, sharing her side of the story.

She said:

“As was reported, I was involved in a minor parking lot accident yesterday. I am okay, and am praying that the elderly gentlemen [sic] who was walking behind my car as I was backing up is okay. My daughter (Sydney) was in the vehicle, and she is okay too.”

“I am thankful for the medical responders and LA County sheriffs department, both of whom arrived promptly and tended to the situation with urgency and calm,” she continued. “Thank you to everyone who has reached out to me concerned.”

See her post below.

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