According to his publicist, actor Ryan Reynolds was a victim of a hit-and-run in Vancouver on Friday.
While walking, Ryan was struck by a paparazzi driving a car through an underground parking garage. The man fled the scene. Ryan is OK.
Const. Brian Mntague of Vancouver police told CBC News that Ryan was injured:
I can confirm we attended and investigated the hit and run in the parking lot on Friday and there were no injuries. Unfortunately I have not been given an update and don’t know the outcome or how things have progressed with confirming who the driver is.
According to Montague, Police “have an idea” of who was driving.
And according to Liz Sperandeo, the Shangri-la’s PR manager, the authorities are handling the issue.
(The accident occurred) … in the hotel’s residential parking lot. We have extended our full incidence to the authorities who are handling the matter.