Kevin Hart is at rest but he won't be out of the woods for a long time, the comedian will require extensive physical therapy … TMZ learned.
Sources close to Kevin tell us he is expected to be released from the hospital by the end of the week. However, he will have a heavy workload of physical therapy in the coming weeks, along with a consistent schedule of appointments for follow-up doctors.
While we were told that Kevin's Sunday back surgery was a success – there was still work to be done to ensure that he returned 100 percent.
TMZ broke the story … the cops say Kevin was riding a rifle in his 1970 in Plymouth Barracuda early Sunday morning when he was moving off the Mulholland Highway, leaving the driver and passenger in the rear seat nailed. Kevin left the scene to receive medical attention and was taken to a nearby hospital.
Accident investigators have told us that alcohol is not a factor, but they tell us that cops are looking for excessive speed as a possible cause of the wreck. , A witness in the crash heard they heard tires squeaking – as the vehicle peeled off – before hearing a loud boom.
The driver of the vehicle, Jared Black was transported to UCLA Medical Center, but his condition is unknown. Jared's Bride, Rebecca Brocksterman – who is Enico Hart – coach – was in the back seat, but he did with a slight pain.