Ashely Lowery, a starting safety for Kentucky as a sophomore last year, was involved in a car accident according to Rivals.com and other reports.
According to CatsIllustrated.com, the accident happened in Georgia, which is Lowery's home state. The exact details of his condition are unknown. Teammates are asking for prayers for Lowery.
Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal reported that Lowery crashed his 2006 Altima at 4 a.m., the car overturned several times and he was thrown 100 feet.
The CatsIllustrated.com story said Lowery had returned home at the end of the semester.
There were many messages of well wishes for Lowery on Twitter:
Prayers up for Ashley Lowery. He was in a car accident and is in ICU! Please take a moment to pray for a healthy and speedy recovery.
— Tre Dunn (@tre_dunn) May 4, 2013
Prayers up for Ashley Lowery — Zach West (@ztfwest75) May 4, 2013
Everybody keep my former UK teammate Ashley Lowery in your prayers