WWE issued the following press release announcing a storyline update on Elias following the hit-and-run attack by Jeff Hardy on last night’s episode of Friday Night SmackDown. Elias reportedly has suffered a broken rib and torn pectoral muscle, with Hardy being absolved of charges from the Orlando police. Check it out below.
WWE Digital has learned that Elias is in the hospital and has suffered broken ribs and a torn pectoral muscle after last night’s hit-and-run attack.
After initially being apprehended, WWE Digital reported last night that Jeff Hardy was released from custody by the Orlando police after successfully passing the required sobriety tests. Hardy was absolved of the charges of public intoxication, driving under the influence, and the hit-and-run on Elias earlier tonight.
Stay tuned to WWE social and digital platforms as the situation continues to develop.