First Tiger Woods, now, Former New York Knicks Head Coach and five-time NBA Champion, Derek Fisher has been charged with DUI after he and girlfriend, Gloria Govan were involved in car cash outside of Los Angeles.
According to Los Angeles Daily News,
The crash was a little after 3 a.m. on the westbound freeway, approaching the 405 Freeway interchange. Fisher, 42, was driving a 2015 Cadillac, the California Highway Patrol reported.
Fisher was driving in the number four lane, approaching the 405 interchange, when he allowed the vehicle to veer right and onto the paved right shoulder.
The Cadillac continued across the right shoulder and hit the raised concrete curb and wood/metal guardrail, on the shoulder.
The impact caused the vehicle to overturn, and it came to rest on its roof, blocking the three and four lanes of the northbound 101 Freeway.
Fisher and Govan, 32, were helped out of the vehicle and they both reported no injuries.
Hopefully, none of the people involved were injured in the crash. WiIl Fisher get the “Woods,” treatment? Fisher, one of the leagues most respected players, has never had any issues with drinking so this is a shocker involving a the future Hall-of-Famer. Derek Fisher was alongside Kobe Bryant in each of his championship victories going back to the Shaq-Kobe era in LA. Hopefully, Fisher will work this texted book, own up to his mistakes, and take responsibly while learning from this arrest.
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