Lil Wayne Receives Nine Stitches After Skateboarding Accident

Movies & TV

By: Vibe / August 22, 2011

The risk of injury is isn’t enough to stop Lil Wayne from becoming the next Tony Hawk.TMZ reports Weezy paid a trip to the hospital after taking a spill while skateboarding in St. Louis.

“Lil Wayne needed 9 stitches to close a bloody wound over his left eye last night … after crashing HARD at a skateboard park in St. Louis.”

Weezy Tweeted: “The Lou was good but I busted my fuggin head at the sk8park! 9stitches! Gnarly gash over my left eye! Luv the people”

Check Out:

Skate or Die! Lil’ Wayne’s New Hobby Is Skateboarding [Video]

Grindin’: Lil’ Wayne Hits Up Boardroom Skatepark [Photos]