Ex-NFL Star Drives Car Off Cliff

Junior Seau injured in car crash after domestic violence arrest
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Oct 19, 2010 3:06 AM CDT
Ex-NFL Star Drives Off Cliff
Tthe vehicle of longtime NFL standout linebacker Junior Seau is hauled onto a truck after he drove it off a cliff in Carlsbad, Calif.   (AP Photo/KFMB-TV)

Former NFL star Junior Seau has been hospitalized after driving his car off a cliff in California. The ex-linebacker had been arrested on domestic violence charges and released on bail hours earlier, CNN reports. His 25-year-old live-in girlfriend sustained minor injuries in the domestic incident, according to cops. Seau, star of reality show Sports Jobs with Junior Seau, told police he fell asleep at the wheel, according to ABC News.
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