Kim Cattrall tweets pictures after teen driver crashes into her home
'People could have been killed. You should be ashamed,' Cattrall scolds teen driver of SUV
Actress Kim Cattrall is highlighting the issue of drinking and driving, days after tweeting pictures of an SUV she says plowed into her Courtenay, B.C., home on Tuesday.
In her tweets, the Sex and the City actress claims the driver was a 16-year-old who was joy riding when the crash occurred around 1 a.m. PT.
A senseless 16 yr old driver plowed into my home Joy Riding @ 1am. People cld have been killed. U should b ashamed. <a href="https://t.co/pi7zHj3XDu">pic.twitter.com/pi7zHj3XDu</a>—@KimCattrall
After receiving several concerned tweets from fans, Cattrall said she was "shaken up, but OK."
She also tweeted at Mothers Against Drunk Driving about the incident, and retweeted several users critical of drinking and driving. Authorities have not confirmed whether alcohol was a factor in the crash.
<a href="https://twitter.com/KimCattrall">@KimCattrall</a> So sorry to hear this. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/DrunkDriving?src=hash">#DrunkDriving</a> is an epidemic we must end. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NoMoreVictims?src=hash">#NoMoreVictims</a> DM us your email to see if we can help.—@MADDOnline
In response to an interview request from CBC News, Cattrall referred the reporter to MADD and said she would continue to educate teens about "this reckless behavior."
<a href="https://twitter.com/tinalovgreen">@tinalovgreen</a> Please contact <a href="https://twitter.com/MADDOnline">@MADDOnline</a> I have nothing more 2 add. I will continue 2 educate teens re this reckless behavior.—@KimCattrall