Kelly Oubre Jr., former Kansas Jayhawks Men's Basketball player and current member of the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA, was reportedly taken to a Pennsylvania hospital after being struck by a vehicle as a pedestrian.
According to the latest report from Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, Oubre Jr. was hit by a vehicle near his residence and taken to a local hospital.
Here is the latest:
Kelly Oubre Jr. Hospitalized After Being Hit by Car
Oubre Jr. is reportedly in stable condition and his injuries are not season-ending, though he's expected to miss "significant time."
The No. 15 overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, Oubre Jr. averaged 17.6 points per game in his lone season for the Jayhawks. He's carved out a long career in the NBA as as electric scorer and explosive athlete, drawing adoration and praise from fans at every stop.
It's a blessing that reports indicate Oubre Jr.s' injuries are not life-threatening, though it's worrisome noneless.
This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.
The Philadelphia 76ers have not yet released an official comment, though Shams Charania reported an update on the situation: