Mitch Ryder has been involved in a car accident. the American musician/rocker had narrowly escaped some serious injuries on Friday, February 1, 2013 when had he been involved in a head-on collision with an alleged drunk driver in Detroit, Michigan when a pick-up truck reportedly swerved into their lane.
Ryder tells local publication The Detroit News,
“I saw the headlights going for us and I had a split second to either drive towards oncoming traffic or towards the ditch.”
The driver of the other vehicle who was twenty one year old did fail a sobriety test, slamming into their vehicle, causing all the air bags to deploy in Ryder’s car.
The star had escaped injuries, although his partner was hospitalized with minor injuries. She had been discharged on Sunday February 3, 2013.