MONDAY MORNING UPDATE: Joseph Carozza, Sean Kingston’s publicist, has issued the following statement: “Sean Kingston is now stabilized and has moved from the trauma unit to ICU. Sean’s family thanks everyone for their prayers and support during this time.” Miami’s Local10.com reported that as of Sunday night, Sean Kingston was in serious condition following a Jet Ski accident during a visit to the city, with no information available on the extent of his injuries. The TV station’s Website also reported Kingston’s passenger on the personal watercraft was said to be alert and talking to investigators.
ORIGINAL POST: Singer Sean Kingston was injured Sunday in an accident, his publicist confirms to EW. Further details were not provided in the brief statement made available by his rep, but a source told CNN that Kingston (real name Kisean Anderson) was injured in a Jet Ski accident and taken to a Florida trauma center Sunday evening. His current condition was not given.
The watercraft apparently crashed when it went under a small bridge about 6 p.m., injuring the singer and a female passenger. Officials were still investigating the cause.
“Sean Kingston was in a accident today. No further details are available at the moment. He and his family thank everyone for the well wishes,” his rep’s statement said.