Kelly Dodd is asking for help after her husband, Rick Leventhal, was concerned in a severe automobile accident.
“There can be no smash tomorrow on @youtube the rick and kelly present. My husband obtained in a horrible automobile accident. He’s within the ER.. please say prayers,” the Actual Housewives of Orange County alum, 47, wrote by way of Instagram on Tuesday, January 10.
In her social media publish, Dodd included a photograph of Leventhal’s wrecked automobile on the Southern California freeway. The previous Fox Information correspondent, 62, replied, writing, “Truthfully I’m fortunate to be alive. Scariest moments of my life. This makes every part much more significant ❤️.”
The truth star obtained messages of help amid the information. Vicki Gunvalson wrote within the feedback part, “So scary what occurred to Rick. Thank God he wasn’t damage greater than this. Praying he’ll get better quickly. Maintain us posted … Oh no! Thank God he’s okay. Praying for a speedy restoration.”
Gretchen Rossi added: “Oh no 🥲 sending prayers 🙏🏻❤️ Hope he’s okay.”
Leventhal, for his half, revealed he had 4 damaged ribs, a fractured proper foot and a “wounded delight” following the crash. “Nothing inner that they will discover,” he stated in an Instagram video that very same day, including that he was below medical statement on the hospital.
The reporter stated the accident occurred on account of hydroplaning on the freeway.
“I used to be heading east on the I-10 about 40 minutes outdoors of Palm Desert. Hit what felt like a patch of ice … highway was slick,” he continued, noting his accidents may have been “a lot” worse. “Truthfully I’m fortunate to be alive. Scariest moments of my life. This makes every part much more significant.”
Dodd and Leventhal, who began relationship in 2019, exchanged vows one 12 months after making their relationship public. RHOC viewers obtained a quick glimpse on the couple’s dynamic earlier than the TV character introduced she wouldn’t be returning for season 16.
“I had a fantastic 5 years on RHOC. I’ll miss working with the women and the crews from Evolution and I need to thank Bravo for all of the alternatives they gave me,” she stated in a press release to Us Weekly in June 2021. “If it weren’t for the present, I’d by no means have discovered my husband Rick, the best love of my life and for that I’m eternally grateful. I’m additionally so grateful for the numerous 1000’s of followers who’ve proven me love and help for the reason that information broke.”
Dodd added: “Now it’s onward and upward! I’m tremendous excited to be a free agent, not tied to a Bravo contract, and may’t wait to work with Rick on new initiatives. I want the present nothing however success.”
Following her departure, the previous Bravo star has collaborated along with her husband on initiatives together with a joint podcast.