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Lindsay Lohan

Strikes Person While Driving

Flees Scene

3/14/2012 6:30 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

11:15 AM:
Lindsay took to her Twitter this morning to combat the allegations -- calling the hit-and-run accusation "a complete lie."

6:06 AM: The plot thickens ... Sources tell us, the manager who Lindsay struck has gone to the emergency room and we're told he is going to press charges and hire an attorney. Cops told us they will open a hit-and-run investigation if the manager files a report. 

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... the 26-year-old manager was standing by his car when Lindsay was attempting a 3-point turn and she grazed his knee and his car. We're told the manager didn't know who Lindsay was at first and he told the paparazzi on scene and police that he didn't need medical attention. Cops say he was told the driver was Lindsay but he said he wasn't from this country and didn't know who she was. We're told a short time later he began complaining he was injured.

TMZ spoke to an eyewitness who also says the manager was fine and actually "got up and started smoking his hookah."

3:15 AM:  Cops tell TMZ ... they have investigated and determined no one was injured so as far as they are concerned it's case closed. They added it could be reopened if the person struck contacts them later and claims injury.

Lindsay Lohan
struck someone while driving away from a club, and then fled the scene ... TMZ has learned.

Lindsay was in her new Porsche when she left the Sayers Club in Hollywood at just after midnight Wednesday. 

We're told she was driving out of the parking lot when she was blocked by paparazzi and bystanders around the nearby Hookah Lounge. 

Lindsay made contact with the manager of the Hookah Lounge with her car and then peeled out.

Cops were called, came to the scene, interviewed people inside the Hookah Lounge -- including the manager who was lightly struck -- and then left.

We're told Lindsay may have been the one who called police to protect herself from paparazzi, and that's why cops came.

Sources at the scene say the manager may not have suffered any injury. If that's the case, Lindsay probably did not violate any law, but if he was injured that could constitute the crime of hit-and-run.  What's more, it could be grounds to violate her probation in the shoplifting case.


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I hope he does claim injury, maybe she'll finally serve some time, although I doubt it ... if she wasn't a celebrity she'd be locked up long ago

923 days ago

Rogue Warrior    

Before the Trailer Court get's FULLY underway, shouldn't you all be at Jenny Craig right now??????

I've never seen more people so jealous over a 25 yr old millionaire, actress, singer, and model than the re-treads around here...........

Kneel or keep it real!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

923 days ago

JugEars McKenyan Sr..    

Every judge that cut her loose and every probie officer who wrote her a favorable report to cut her loose should be sued when she finally does kill someone because That day is right around the corner.

923 days ago


I thought she was clean and sober- is leaving a night club at midnight tempting yourself ever so slightly?

923 days ago


And this is the young woman that is "all better". And the hearing is March 29? Seriously, who knew she couldn't make it through probation?

923 days ago

There's a problem here    

It's gonna happen:
(1) She's going to continue to mess up, and mess up big at some point.
(2) It's not really going to matter because after all, she's Lindsay Lohan, and she walks no matter what.

923 days ago


Now wasnt this a big fat Lie from her rep. when she got kicked out of CM.

By Jen Heger - Radar Legal Editor

Lindsay Lohan is no longer living at the infamous Chateau Marmont, and is back in Los Angeles after hosting Saturday Night Live, is exclusively reporting.

As previously reported, the actress ditched her trendy Venice townhouse because of security concerns and decamped to the Chateau Marmont. LiLo has an artist friend who bought a room at the famed hotel for a year, and he offered the room to her because he wasn't using it.

PHOTOS: Lindsay Lohan’s Mugshot Hall Of Fame

The actress, who is in the midst of a career comeback, checked out of the Chateau several weeks ago. "Lindsay left the hotel about two-and-a-half weeks ago. It was only temporary, but her new digs could be permanent," a source close to Lohan tells "For the first time in ten years, the paparazzi don't know where she is living and she is enjoying not being hounded. Great precautions are being made whenever Lindsay comes and goes from her new residence so that she isn't spotted. Of course, that can't last forever, but it's a nice break for her to just relax a bit at home like a normal person."

"For the first time in ten years, the paparazzi don't know where she is living and she is enjoying not being hounded.

ROTF! Honig should of took her phone away, cause she has the paps on speed dail and Lindsay would die without the paps following her

I just love how the Lohan Inc. spin their BS lies and they look really stupud within 24 hrs.
Nice try thou Lohan Inc.

923 days ago


Fish gotta swim, birds gotta fly...

923 days ago


Gawd, why doesn't she just get another DUI and be done with it?

923 days ago


So, March 29 is Sautner going to be "GLOWING" with pride or "Glowing" with anger?????

923 days ago


What's the first thing you notice in the picture above? It's the thing that sticks out the most. Your right! It's the beak. It's the first thing that exits the car. I would like to hear Lindsay's side of lies on that night. Let the beak speak!

923 days ago


HOMEBODY JUSTICE? ' ̿'\̵͇̿̿\з=(•̪●)=ε/̵͇̿̿/'̿'̿ DNA and Drug use evidence of Lindsay’s recovery has begun to trickle into the LA County Technical Services Division, Chemical Abuse Group that determines probation compliance and supplies evidence to the LA County Courts. NBC Medical at the urging of their concerned staff from Today and SNL ran hair tests on material Lindsay left behind after pre show makeup. Their findings were so startling and conclusive they felt they had to act over concerns about her health. They also concluded that she was lying to the Today Show audience and determined why she was such a failure on SNL: massive, broad spectrum drug use, if not abuse. Her alcohol use has continued unabated. The problem for Lindsay is compliance with all laws. Compliance is not her strong suit and she is even worse when it comes to telling the truth and testimony. Chain of evidence issues could be resolved by retesting a fresh sample. Supporting hair samples were also sent in by her hair dresser at the CAG’s request. Lilo has been a continuing black eye to LA County Courts and soon Judge Sautner may have an evidentiary response to Lindsay’s Fvck You nail job by doing some nailing of her own: Serve Your Time Lindsay! Now that would be a comeback!
Update: There is no provision to waive Hit and Run with No Harm, No Foul! Non compliance with the law...

923 days ago


Sautner to LL "GOOD GIRL, you only hit ONE person this month, I am go IMPRESSED, keep up the good work girl"

923 days ago


The real truth is somewhere between the friends son borrowed the car and scarped the wall and accidental bumping the club manager.....Lies to cover her ass again.......
And just proves that Lindsay and her people and TMZ follows the comments on this board because that article is almost word for word what one of the commenter's Andy I believe made last night...and I did ask for another playground ..
and TAA DAA !here we get one...
And the cover up and clean up will continue today.... the poor rental company with get a really worn out banged and scraped up car back (have you seen that car ? thats not a little scratch it a BIG dam scrape) .
1.!. !Who in their right mine lents a 80,000 rental car to a friends son to drive anywhere ?

2. Who keeps driving the 80,000 car around with its whole front quarter panel scarped up . (to borrow RW words) How trailer park trashy is that !!!

3. Who but addicted and fools club on a Tuesday night to
after midnight why on probation...

4. Who let the Papz squad know were she was and when she would be coming out...those are not celebrity nite spots are they...

5. Most Important Question of All with the Sugar Daddy out of the picture now ..Who will Lindsay hit up to pay off the manager and all the others people involved to make this go away before the 29th......her New Sugar Momma /friend Courtney Semel ...the really RICH friend...........

923 days ago


Does no one love this kid enough to get a Britney Spears-type conservatorship? And no I don't believe either parent in Ms. Lohan's case could begin to be considered for the's like she acts as if her maturity/reality has been stunted at a 16yo level. She's not making good choices, decisions and appears as if she should not be trusted with life decisions

923 days ago
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