Close

Wonderwall

Justin Bieber's grandparents resting at home after car accident

WENN, Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 11:11am (PST)
  • Justin Bieber's grandfather has been discharged from the hospital following a serious car accident in Canada.

    RELATED: Year in Review: Beach Cruising 2011

    Bieber's mom, Pattie Mallette, took to her Twitter page to ask for prayers on Wednesday after the vehicle her parents, Bruce and Diane Dale, were driving careened out of control and flipped into a ditch.

    In a post, she wrote, "My dad has broken ribs. Plz pray 4 him 4 quick healing! Count your blessings & forgive ur parents always. U never know what tomorrow holds!!!"

    Officials at Ontario’s Provincial Police Department have since revealed details of the crash, saying the accident took place near the couple's home in Perth on Tuesday around 1 p.m. local time, shortly after the area's first snowfall.

    RELATED: Year in Review: The Hookups and Breakups of 2011

    Kees Wijnands, the media relations officer for Perth County, tells HollywoodLife.com, "It was slushy snow. They got caught in the slush and it sucked them into the ditch. As a result, the vehicle, a small SUV, rolled. They weren’t going very fast. They got in the ditch and rolled. The vehicle hit some trees and shrubbery. It rolled and landed back on its wheels. The airbags deployed. They were seat-belted in. Bruce was driving. Bruce was taken to Stratford General Hospital with minor injuries as a precaution. Diane was OK. He was treated and released. They are happy at home again."

    RELATED: 2012 Love Predictions

Show Comments
When using Facebook Connect your image and name may display on Wonderwall. All Privacy Settings are controlled by Facebook
Like us on Facebook?
aa