Sean Kingston says he's 'feeling a lot better' after watercraft accident in May
Sean Kingston took to his Twitter page on Sunday to update fans on his condition following his watercraft accident in Miami on May 29.
The singer wrote on his official Twitter page, "Feeling a lot better! GOD IS GREAT! Thanks for all the prayers and support! Love you ALL!" He also posted a picture of himself smiling.
Kingston was rushed to a Miami hospital with serious injuries on May 29 after crashing into a bridge while riding a personal watercraft. He was originally admitted to the trauma unit and was later movie to Intensive Care Unit.
The Associated Press reports that the singer's spokesperson says Kingston's condition has been upgraded to fair and he walked on his own a couple of weeks ago for the first time since the accident.
According to ABC affiliate Local 10, the singer and a female passenger apparently lost control of the watercraft and crashed at the bridge connecting Palm Island to the MacArthur Causeway near Miami Beach. The cause of the crash is still under investigation, but it is not believed that alcohol played a role in the accident.
Rescue crews responded to the scene about 6 p.m. and rushed the singer and his passenger to Jackson Memorial Hospital. The 21-year-old was in critical condition at the time. His passenger's condition is unknown. Kingston's family and friends arrived at the hospital after hearing the news.
Kingston's first single, "Beautiful Girls," topped the charts for three weeks in 2007. His self-titled debut album sold over 1 million copies worldwide. Kingston recently toured with pop star Justin Bieber. The two collaborated on Kingston's single "Eeenie Meenie" in 2010.