Juventus star involved in a car accident in northern Italy

Serie A By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 05/02/2019

Juventus forward Douglas Costa was reportedly involved in a road accident, with the player escaping without any serious injuries.

The 24-year Brazil international was driving in the area of Santhia, on the highway that crosses the province of Vercelli in northern Italy.

According to La Stampa, explains emergency services were called to the scene but assures Costa, who was at the wheel of a Jeep Cherokee, did not sustain any injuries.

However, a 47-year-old man driving a Fiat Punto would have been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Costa has made 24 appearances for Juventus appearances this season, scoring one goal and assisting two.