Update: TMZ reports “Bieber almost immediately got out of the SUV and into another car and sped off.” According to law enforcement no one was injured.
TMZ has broken the news that Justin Bieber was in a car accident in Beverly Hills earlier this afternoon. Eyewitnesses report that the incident happened because a paparazzo driven car was chasing the singer’s Escalade. TMZ is reporting that the Escalade was driving fast down Canon Drive in an attempt to lose the photographer.
As this was happening, a BMW was pulling out of a parking near Bouchon restaurant. Reports indicate that said BMW misjudged the speed of the Escalade and smashed into it. We’ll keep you posted as we learn more details on this breaking story.