Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette not hurt in car accident

Leonard Fournette
Leonard Fournette of the Jacksonville Jaguars dives into the end zone for a touchdown against the Pittsburgh Steelers. –Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette escaped injury after what authorities say was a minor, three-car crash.

The team said its star running back’s car was rear-ended about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, and that he was not hurt. He was able to drive home after the crash.

The Florida Highway Patrol says Fournette was not at fault in the crash.

News agencies report that Fournette was driving his 2017 Mercedes-Benz Maybach S 600.

Fournette and the Jaguars play the New England Patriots on Sunday in the AFC Championship game.

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