North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory slightly injured in crash while leaving Super Bowl

Posted at 6:47 AM, Feb 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-08 06:47:43-05

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory  was involved in a crash while leaving the Super Bowl Sunday night that left his vehicle totaled.

His office says it happened in Santa Clara in a California Highway Patrol vehicle that McCrory was riding in.

He was hurt, but not seriously, his office said in a statement.

Following the accident he was able to switch cars and make it to his destination.

In a statement he said quote “We were very fortunate and while I am still proud of the Carolina Panthers, this puts the game in proper perspective.”