Music mogul Simon Cowell has been hospitalised after breaking his back in an electric bike accident.
Cowell broke his back on Saturday afternoon while test riding his electric bicycle in Malibu, reports hollywoodreporter.com.
The English record executive and host of America’s Got Talent, Simon Cowell is being treated in hospital and will have surgery.
“Simon Cowell had a fall from his bike on Saturday afternoon whilst testing his new electric bike in the courtyard at his house in Malibu with his family,” said a spokesperson for the America’s Got Talent host.
They added: “He hurt his back and was taken to the hospital. He’s doing fine, he’s under observation and is in the best possible hands.”
In a follow-up statement, the spokesperson said: “Simon Cowell has broken his back and will be having surgery.”