Jeremy Renner‘s sister has shared a promising update on the Marvel actor’s restoration lower than two weeks after he was severely wounded in a Nevada snowplow accident.
“We are so thrilled with his progress,” Kym Renner advised People journal this week. “If anyone knows Jeremy, he is a fighter and doesn’t mess around. He is crushing all the progress goals. We couldn’t feel more positive about the road ahead.”
On New Year’s Day, a helicopter transported the “Hawkeye” star to the hospital in vital situation after he was run over by his personal 14,000-pound snowplow close to Mt. Rose Highway. The 52-year-old actor is understood to maintain a snowplow at his residence on the facet of a mountain close to the Mt. Rose ski slopes of Lake Tahoe.
In a press convention final week, Washoe County Sheriff Darin Balaam defined that Renner was making an attempt to tug his automotive — which was being pushed by a relative — out of the snow after a heavy snowfall pressured roads to shut and drivers to desert their autos.
At one level, the “Hurt Locker” actor acquired out of the snowplow to speak to his member of the family, and the plow started to roll by itself. When Renner tried to return to the driving force’s seat and forestall it from rolling additional, the snowplow ran him over.
A consultant for Renner beforehand advised The Times that the Oscar nominee suffered “blunt chest trauma and orthopedic injuries” within the accident. A 911 name log obtained by CNN famous that Renner was “completely crushed” below the plow, including that the precise facet of his chest had “collapsed” and his higher torso had been “crushed.”
Shortly after the incident, Renner shared a video on Instagram of his mom and sister preserving him firm within the ICU. He has additionally obtained an outpouring of affection and help from his followers, pals and Marvel co-stars.
“Thank you all for your kind words,” Renner stated Jan. 3 on Instagram. “Im too messed up now to type. But I send love to you all.”