Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was injured while jogging Wednesday in Santa Monica after she was hit by a car.
Santa Monica Police spokesman Sgt. Richard Lewis said the movie star was jogging in the northbound lanes of Georgina Avenue when an 84-year-old Santa Monica woman driving on 20th Street failed to slow down and hit the actress.
Lewis said "Witherspoon suffered minor injuries and was transported by ambulance to a local hospital for medical treatment." He added that the actress was at home tonight recovering.
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"The driver of the vehicle was interviewed at the location and released after being cited for failing to yield to a pedestrian in a crosswalk, a violation of California Vehicle Code section 21950(a)," Lewis told NBC4.