Actor Jeremy Renner has been released from the hospital after a severe accident while shoveling snow near his home in Reno, Nevada. The "Mayor of Kingstown" series star was run over by a bulldozer while attempting to clear the way for his family and neighbors.
The accident resulted in Renner being airlifted to a local hospital, where he was treated for blunt chest trauma and orthopedic injuries. He underwent emergency surgery the following day and was placed in the intensive care unit in critical but stable condition.
In a tweet responding to the "Mayor of Kingstown" series, Renner confirmed that he is now home with his family after a stint in intensive care. He also revealed that he was able to watch the premiere of the second season of the series in which he stars at home.
"Outside my brain fog in recovery, I was very excited to watch episode 201 with my family at home," he wrote.
Renner's family also released a statement expressing their gratitude to the medical professionals and emergency responders who helped him, as well as the outpouring of love and support from his fans.
Renner had surgery Monday
He “remains in the intensive care unit in critical but stable condition,” the spokesperson said. “Jeremy’s family would like to express their gratitude to the incredible doctors and nurses looking after him, Truckee Meadows Fire and Rescue, Washoe County Sheriff, Reno City Mayor Hillary Schieve and the Carano and Murdock families,” a statement from his spokesperson read.
“They are also tremendously overwhelmed and appreciative of the outpouring of love and support from his fans”. Jeremy Renner is best known for his role as Hawkeye in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, starting with "Thor" (2011) and "The Avengers" (2012).
He also recently starred in the Disney+ series "Hawkeye". He has also been nominated for an Academy Award for his roles in "The Hurt Locker" (2008) and "The Town" (2010) and has appeared in films such as "Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol" (2011), "American Hustle" (2013) and "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation" (2015).