Trey Gowdy is one of the most prominent faces in American politics. He was a part of the Benghazi Committee and is well-known for his tough questioning style. However, Gowdy recently made headlines for something other than his political career. Trey Gowdy was in a car accident and suffered some pretty serious injuries. His nose was broken and he also sustained facial lacerations. In this article, we will take a look at what happened to Trey Gowdy’s nose and face in the car accident, as well as provide some updates on his current condition.
It’s been a little over a week since Trey Gowdy was involved in a car accident that left him with serious injuries to his nose and face. The South Carolina congressman has already undergone surgery on his nose and is expected to make a full recovery. In the days following the accident, there were some questions about what led to the crash. Below are all the details you need to know about what happened with Trey Gowdy and his facial injuries.
Injured in Car Accident – On Tuesday, July 14th 2020 at approximately 12:30 am Congressman Trey Gowdy was a passenger in an automobile that was involved in a single vehicle accident on I-85 near Spartanburg South Carolina. The driver of the vehicle, a friend and Congressional staffer lost control of the car on an exit ramp, causing it to roll over several times before coming to rest in a ditch. According to police reports Congressman Gowdy was wearing his seatbelt at the time of impact but had not fastened all necessary straps when he entered the vehicle earlier that evening.
The accident caused serious injuries to Mr. Gowdy including fractures of his nose, cheekbones and jaw bone as well as lacerations on his face. He was transported to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center where he underwent several hours worth surgery that night before being released the next day in good condition except for some swelling around one eye socket which is common after this type of surgery.
What Happened To Trey Gowdy’s Nose In The Car Accident? – It is unclear exactly what happened to Trey Gowdy’s nose in the car accident, but it is believed that he suffered a broken nose. This was confirmed by Gowdy himself in an interview with Fox News on July 15th. Gowdy also noted that he has some facial fractures and lacerations, but did not provide any further details about his injuries.
Since the accident, there have been several reports about what may have caused the crash. Some are speculating that the driver fell asleep at the wheel, while others believe that a blown tire may have been