Jennifer Lopez and Leah Remini Hit By Drunk Driver


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Jennifer Lopez says she is very grateful after being involved in a scary accident over the weekend.

Lopez and her close friend Leah Remini, a former scientology member and King of Queens star, were stopped at a traffic light along the Pacific Coast Highway in Malibu, California when they were rear-ended by a drunk driver.

Lopez later posted a photo on Instagram of her and Remini right before the crash took place.

"Sitting at a light, Riding high right before some drunk fool rear ended us in my new whip!!! Thank god everyone ok!!! #GRATEFUL #THANKYOUGOD #DontdrinkandDrive!!!! #cursedthatfoolout #theBronxcameout #dontmesswithmycocnuts #mamabear #leahstayedcalm #thatwasweird," Lopez captioned the Instagram photo.

The group was headed to a Demi Lovato concert and had Lopez's twins, Max and Emme, six, and Remini's daughter Sofia, ten, in the backseat when the vehicles collided.

"These three cuties make my day!! #Coconuts #Sofia #lunchwthekiddies #bigpimpin' #brooklynindahouse," Lopez captioned a photo of the kids posing in the backseat.

According to Entertainment Tonight, a male driver driving a pick-up truck rear-ended the group while they were stopped at a red light. The man then sped away from the scene.

Accoridng to the Malibu Police Department, Lopez and Remini called the authorities, who later tracked him down and confirmed that he was under the influence of alcohol. The man was then arrested for DUI and hit-and-run charges.

Luckily, no one was injured during the accident.