Prince Philip Was Reportedly Involved in a Car Accident Near Sandringham
The Duke of Edinburgh was reportedly involved in a car accident on January 17 near Sandringham, in which his vehicle, a Range Rover, overturned. He and the Queen are still in the area following the Christmas holiday.
Local radio station KLFM967 reportedly first broke the news of the crash, sharing photos in which the damage appears to be quite severe. According to the publication, the accident took place on the A149 and that an ambulance was called for minor injuries.
Breaking: Per Buckingham Palace the Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a car accident close to Sandringham today. I'm glad to say he was not injured. Local police attended the scene.— Victoria Arbiter (@victoriaarbiter) January 17, 2019
Reporter Rhiannon Mills also posted a quote from Buckingham Palace “The Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a road traffic accident with another vehicle this afternoon. The Duke was not injured. The accident took place close to the Sandringham Estate.”
"en" dir="ltr">Buckingham Palace have said Prince Philip has been involved in a car accident “The Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a road traffic accident with another vehicle this afternoon. The Duke was not injured. The accident took place close to the Sandringham Estate”— Rhiannon Mills (@SkyRhiannon) January 17, 2019
At this point, it is unclear who or what caused the accident, and how the other parties involved are doing. The Queen is
Prince Philip has not been seen at public events in several months. The Duke of
We'll continue to update this story as we know more about the accident and Prince Philip's condition.
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