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Sidney Poitier

Involved in Car Crash

3/31/2010 6:55 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

83-year-old Sidney Poitier was involved in a car accident on Sunset Blvd. earlier this week, TMZ has learned.

Sidney Poitier
A rep from the Beverly Hills PD tells TMZ the accident occurred Monday around 4 PM -- emergency vehicles responded to the scene.

A witness tells us it didn't appear that anyone was seriously injured in the wreck.

A rep for Poitier had no comment.

UPDATE: The Beverly Hills PD released a statement saying, "Poitier was driving a dark colored Mercedes Benz northbound when it collided with a dark colored Porsche."

According to cops, Poitier was not injured -- but a passenger in the Porsche was transported to UCLA Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

An investigation is underway.

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1.

Julie    

That dude is still alive??

1665 days ago
2.

!    

Old people should not drive.

1665 days ago
3.

JJ    

83 and he's still driving?

Come on!

1665 days ago
4.

mellow    

He rules but he needs to find a youngling to drive him around

1665 days ago
5.

tenn    

Super nice guy. Too bad his daughter Sydney was a total B****. Went to school. Hope she's changed her diva attitude especially since she's nothing famous.

1665 days ago
6.

Grandpa Giggles    

He'll blame it on the white man. He always does.

1665 days ago
7.

why?    

Dude is a straight up class act, glad he's ok.

1665 days ago
8.

THE CHILDREN ARE NOT BEING PROPERLY SUPERVISED...PERIOD!    

Okay, I don't give a damn who he is, TIME TO TAKE HIS LICENSE AWAY!

1665 days ago
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Thunder Thighs    

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1665 days ago
10.

Otto    

Rachel Maddow: "I'm Great In Bed" (Entertainment Tonight) MSNBC host

1665 days ago
11.

Bodie Drake    

Looks like a silver Porsche to me, not "dark colored."

1665 days ago
12.

Chappaquiddick    

Guess Who's Coming to Traffic School?

1665 days ago
13.

Jamaican Sam    

RE: Guess Who's Coming to Traffic School?

LOL! Sweet.

1665 days ago
14.

Grambling504    

DID he NOT have his white wife in the car with him ??????????? Yes I said that.

1665 days ago
15.

Rooster    

Pics make it look like both cars were over the yellow line... but the Porche was wholly in the lane of on coming traffic.

He's the man, cool dude!

Racist bitches ought to back up off him!

1665 days ago
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