Junior Seau drives off cliff after domestic violence arrest
Updated at 5:57 p.m. EDT
Junior Seau told law-enforcement officials that he did not deliberately drive off a cliff in Carlsbad, Calif., this morning, according to a TMZ report.
Seau said he simply dozed off while driving, TMZ reported, citing unnamed sources.
Filed at 2:31 p.m. EDT
Junior Seau was injured in a car crash hours after he was arrested on a domestic violence charge in San Diego.
Seau, who retired from the NFL after last season, reportedly drove his Cadillac SUV off a cliff, according to Carlsbad, Calif., police. His car plunged about 30 feet at about 8:42 a.m. PDT and he was taken to Scripps La Jolla Hospital. Details of his injuries were not available. He was the sole passenger in the single-car crash.
He was arrested early this morning, according to TMZ, and released around 3:30 a.m. (PDT).
| October 18, 2010; 1:31 PM ET
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