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Terry's car strikes security official

  • AFP, Wednesday, March 17, 2010 3:14 PM

More trouble for John Terry: The English star accidentally struck a Chelsea security official with his car while trying to exit Stamford Bridge Tuesday night after the Blues' 1-0 loss to Inter Milan in the Champions League. The 35-year-old Steve Rowley suffered a badly bruised leg.

Terry's car was going slowly and trying to avoid a melee of photographers and fans.  "John was aware at the time that there was a lot of contact with his car during the incident," a Chelsea spokesperson said, "but not that anyone was injured as a result. Upon hearing of the injury, John spoke to the police. He has also been in contact with the staff member to check on his welfare."

According to the Daily Mail, Terry was later given a breathalyzer. (It was determined Terry had not been drinking.) A photo of Terry and his wife, Toni, gasping in their car with the caption: "Moment of impact: Toni covers her face in shock." Metropolitan police were looking into the incident.

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