Celebrities Send Kevin Hart Well Wishes After Star Undergoes Back Surgery Following Car Crash

Comedian Kevin Hart is recovering from surgery to repair a "major back injury" that the comedian sustained in a car crash early on Sunday morning. Hart is expected to remain in the hospital for a couple of days while he recuperates.

He is "going to be just fine" and is "awake and recovering," his wife, Eniko Parrish, told TMZ on Monday.

Hollywood stars have been sending well wishes to the actor since the news broke.

Leading the list is long-time friend Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson who took to Instagram to post a heartfelt message to Hart.

Hart and Johnson have starred in several films together including Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, Central Intelligence and Fast & Furious spin-off Hobbs & Shaw.

"I've just heard that @kevinhart4real was injured today in a car accident in Los Angeles. Let's all send him positive energy and healing thoughts. He's a good human. Get well soon, brother. B," Breaking Bad star Bryan Cranston wrote in an Instagram post on Monday.

Chadwick Boseman, Justin Bieber, Salma Hayek, Busta Rhymes and Mindy Kaling also took to social media to send their well wishes to the comedian and actor.

Praying for your recovery brother. God bless you and your family. You got this. pic.twitter.com/pZ09oVWVd5

— Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) September 2, 2019

@KevinHart4real love you man

— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) September 3, 2019

Get well soon, brother 🙏🏾❤️

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— terry crews (@terrycrews) September 1, 2019

Prayers up @KevinHart4real ❤️

— Mindy Kaling (@mindykaling) September 2, 2019

Hart was with two other people in his 1970 Plymouth Barracuda when the crash happened in Malibu, California. The car was being driven by a man named Jared Black when it veered off the road and plummeted down an embankment, reported CBS Los Angeles on Sunday.

Black "immediately lost control" when he drove onto a highway, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Hart's car plummeted ten feet deep off the road on the Los Angeles coast. The vehicle smashed into a wooden fence, crushing the roof, according to TMZ.

After the crash, Hart was able to get out of the car and go to his nearby residence to seek medical attention, the police report stated.

Firefighters reportedly had to cut open the roof to rescue Black, who was trapped in the front of the car. Hart and Black were sent to separate hospitals but both had sustained serious injuries.

The third passenger in the Barracuda was Rebecca Broxterman, who, according to her Instagram page, is Hart's wife's personal trainer. She is also reportedly Black's fiancee and did not have any serious injuries.

Officials say alcohol was not a factor in the crash.

Kevin and The Rock
Picture of Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson taken on June 5, 2016 in London. Johnson recently posted on Instagram sending wishes to his friend Hart who is recovering from a major car crash on Sunday morning. Photo by Dave J Hogan/Dave J Hogan/Getty Images

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