David Beckham involved in car crash but escapes uninjured Crash took place on busy Los Angeles freeway Driver of other car taken to hospital but not seriously injured Press Association guardian.co.uk, Saturday 7 May 2011 21.24 BST <li class="history">Article history David Beckham was involved in a car accident in Los Angeles but escaped uninjured. Photograph: Noel Vasquez/Getty Images David Beckham has been involved in a car accident on one of the busiest roads in Los Angeles. The LA Galaxy star was not injured in the crash on the southbound 405 Freeway, a California Highway Patrol spokeswoman said. The driver of the other car was taken to hospital but was not seriously injured. Beckham's black Cadillac crashed into the back of a gold Mitsubishi which had broken down in the carpool lane. "Yesterday at approximately 9.13am he [Beckham] was involved with a collision on the southbound 405 Freeway just south of Artesia Boulevard," said the spokeswoman. "This collision occurred when his black Cadillac collided with the rear of a disabled gold Mitsubishi which was stalled in the carpool lane due to mechanical problems. The driver of the vehicle had a complaint of pain and was taken to hospital. David Beckham was not cited or arrested."