An American actor and comedian, Dick Van Dyke who is a Hollywood legend became a topic of discussion on the Internet. According to the sources, Dick Van Dyke was involved in an accident after he lost control of his car and crashed into a gate on Wednesday morning, March 22, 2023. As per the reports provided by the Hollywood actor who is 97 years old at the time of the incident said to have lost control of the wheel of his Lexus over wet streets in Malibu, California, drenched by rain. Let’s find out what happened to him and how did it happen.
Dick Van Dyke Car Accident
According to the sources, the Mary Poppins star appears to have only suffered “minor injuries” in the incident. Later, he was treated at the spot after the incident occurred by emergency medics and then brought home by a friend. Along with this, police officers have said that drugs and alcohol are not suspected to be involved in the incident. The reports say that the police submitted documents to the Department of Motor Vehicles for him to take the driving test again, due to his near-centenarian status. Keep reading to know more details about the incident.
The Hollywood legendary actor who starred in the classic children’s films “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” and “Mary Poppins” suffered minor injuries. During his career in the industry, he gave several hits and won several achievements including Golden Globe, Tony Grammy, a Daytime Emmy, and four Primetime Emmys. He was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 1995 and also the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2012.
Being an actor, he also gave his appearance on television programs such as Columbo, The Carol Burnett Show, The New Dick Van Dyke Show, Diagnosis: Murder, and Murder 101, Along with this, he also appeared in some of the hit movies such as Dick Tracy, Curious George, Night at the Museum, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb, and Mary Poppins Returns.
Van Dyke attended Danville High School and is a member of the 1944 graduating class. He was active in the theatrical club and a cappella chorus. He had pondered a career in the church, but his involvement in the theatre program persuaded him to choose a career in entertainment instead. Van Dyke dropped out of high school in his senior year to enlist in the American Army Air Forces and receive his pilot training for World War II. Stay tuned with us to know more details.