Rapper 50 Cent injured in car accident

  • The rapper Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson has been released from a hospital after suffering minor injuries when his SUV was involved in an accident in the early hours of Tuesday morning in New York.

    Jackson's bullet-proof SUV was rear-ended by a Mack truck on the Long Island Expressway in New York City.

    He was taken to New York Hospital Queens where he was treated for minor neck and back injuries.

    Jackson is listed as the fifth-wealthiest hip-hop artist by Forbes, with a net worth of $110 million.