Jared Padalecki 'Doing OK' After Near-Death Car Accident, Jensen Ackles Confirms

According to his 'Supernatural' co-star, the actor portraying Sam Winchester on the long-running CW series is 'lucky to be alive' following the 'very bad' car crash.

AceShowbiz - Jared Padalecki is recuperating at home after a "very bad" car crash. According to his "Supernatural" co-star Jensen Ackles, the Sam Winchester depicter on the hit series is "doing OK" after the near-death road accident.

Jared missed a "Supernatural" fan convention on Sunday, April 24 after he was involved in a crash. While speaking to the crowd at the event, his co-star Jensen said, "[Jared] sends his love. I spoke with him yesterday. He's sad he can't be here." Jensen later assured fans, "But he is doing ok, and he's moving around. But yeah, [it was a] really, really bad car accident."

Sharing more details, Jensen continued, "He was in a very bad car accident. He wasn't driving. He was in the passenger seat, and he's lucky to be alive." The "My Bloody Valentine 3-D" actor further explained, "That airbag packs a punch. He's like, 'I feel like I went 12 rounds with [Mike Tyson],' " before concluding, "Just keep him in your thoughts, send him some love if you get a chance on social [media] and he'll be back with us soon. He'll be back messing up mic stands before we know it. It'll be great."

Following Jensen's comments, fans of the series quickly took to social media to share their support for Jared by trending #WeLoveYouJaredPadalecki and #GetWellSoonJared on Twitter. "@jarpad Sending lots of love and positivity your way for a fast recovery. Take good care of yourself and we will be here waiting to welcome you back with open arms," one fan tweeted.

"Im glad you're ok take it one day at a time we want you better and healthy," another loyal supporter wrote. In the meantime, another person penned, "Prayers and hugs for a speedy recovery," before gushing over the "Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life" actor, "U are the epitome of a true warrior [heart emoji]." A different Twitter user penned, "Your so strong! Praying for a speedy recovery Jared!! We all love you!! SPN family."

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