Simon Cowell has been hospitalized over a back injury he obtained while riding his electronic bike in Malibu.
The “America’s Got Talent” star, 60, was rushed to the hospital following the crash at his home in Malibu, California.
According to sources, he was testing a new electric bike in the courtyard of his home when the accident occurred.
A source told Page Six: “Simon has broken his back and will be having surgery this evening,
“Simon had a fall from his bike on Saturday afternoon whilst testing his new electric bike in the courtyard at his house in Malibu with his family,”
Simon Cowell has been spending the lockdown with his girlfriend Lauren Silverman and their 6-year-old son Eric, as well as her 14-year-old son, Adam who she had from a previous relationship.
During an interview with Extra, he revealed that being on lockdown has made it easy for him to live a healthy lifestyle, except for the temptations brought on by Eric.
“I think I have dropped, since I started this diet a year ago, 60 pounds. I’m doing a bit of cooking. I’m exercising. Funny enough, more during this time as well, sticking to the diet,” he said.