Hulk Hogan Son Thrown Down For 8 Months

17-year-old pleads no contest to reckless driving charge
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted May 10, 2008 8:39 AM CDT

(Newser) – Hulk Hogan's son has been sentenced to 8 months in a Florida jail for his part in an accident that left his best friend, a former Marine, critically injured and likely to spend the rest of his life in a nursing home. Nick Bollea pleaded no contest to charges of reckless driving. 

Bollea apologized to his friend's family before being taken away to start his sentence, which also includes 5 years of boozeless probation and 500 hours of community service, People reports.