Flyers’ Voracek crashes Ferrari in Czech Republic


Philadelphia forward Jakub Voracek was involved in a car accident in his native Czech Republic, the Flyers organization announced on Wednesday.

“I spoke with Jake this morning,” GM Paul Holmgren said in a statement. “He was involved in a car accident in the Czech Republic. Although his car did suffer damage, there were no injuries.

“Jake is fine.”

News of the accident was first reported by Czech media outlet, which included pictures of the accident site:


Details from the Czech report haven’t been confirmed, but a Google translate says Voracek collided with a lorry/truck and that alcohol wasn’t a factor.

The collision occurred at 11:30 a.m. local time.