Chris Brown in car accident day before Grammy Awards
The rapper crashed his Porsche while attempting to escape from paparazzi
February 11, 2013 6:52PM (UTC)
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Police in Beverly Hills say Chris Brown escaped injury after crashing his Porsche into a wall while being chased by paparazzi.
Lt. Lincoln Hoshino said the collision occurred around noon Saturday. Brown told police that he lost control of his black Porsche during the chase.
Hoshino said police will investigate the incident. He said he didn't know whether the paparazzi in the pursuing vehicles have been identified.
A call to Brown's lawyer was not immediately returned.
The crash came a day before the Grammy Awards, where Brown is up for best urban contemporary album.
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