Photos: Flyers winger Jakub Voracek involved in car crash, is OK, car destroyed


Philadelphia Flyers winger Jakub Voracek was in a car crash this morning that left his Ferrari totaled. It happened near his hometown of Klando, Czech Republic. According to the site,, he was not injured. The pictures posted come from the same site.

Another site, The700Level provided the following rough translation of the text from the aforementioned site.

Twenty-three winger, who defends the colors NHL Philadelphia was driving too fast for a truck. The driver then started to turn left and therefore slowed down. Voráček did not manage to stop in time and crashed into the left side of the truck.

The accident occurred at 11:30 am on the road to the town of Kladno Braškov. During the accident no one was injured, alcohol was similar for both drivers on the spot expelled breath test,” she said in an interview Kladno police spokeswoman Michaela Novakova, which then outlining the amount of damages.

Flyers GM Paul Holmgren offered the following statement in a press release:

I spoke with Jake this morning. He was involved in a car accident in the Czech Republic. Although his car did suffer damage, there were no injuries. Jake is fine.

In a tweet, Voracek told Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly, “All good bud, no injuries, no alcohol”



Czech police say the damage to Voracek’s car is $150,000 US currency.