James Argent shaken after car accident
- Bang Showbiz
- 18 December 2011
James 'Arg' Argent has revealed he was involved in a terrifying car accident yesterday(17.12.11) when the vehicle he was travelling in hit a deer in Scotland
James 'Arg' Argent was involved in a "serious" car accident yesterday(17.12.11).
The 'Only Way Is Essex' star was on his way to Edinburgh airport from Dundee with his manager when a large deer jumped out in front of their car. While the animal hit the vehicle, Arg praised his driver for keeping the car under control and saving his life.
He wrote on twitter: "Guys iv had a serious car crash in Dundee, I am ok and on the way back home to Essex. This has really taught me some things, Love you all! X
"Thanks for all your messages of support guys. Im still in shock but have no injuries, At home now. Im a very lucky boy indeed! (sic)"
Arg explained to the Sunday Mirror: "I was shaking with fear, I genuinely all thought we were going to die. I saw this huge deer jump across the middle of the road then heard an almighty thump. The car buckled and swerved but thankfully the driver managed to keep it under control. The car was so badly damaged it needed to be towed away.
Arg later warned all drivers to be careful on the roads. He tweeted: "For everyone Driving 2nite, Dont Rush its not worth it! Roads are Icy and Dangerous, Be careful as its a miracle im not hurt! Love you all X (sic)"