Actor Jeremy Renner was injured while shoveling snow on Sunday, leaving him in “critical but stable condition,” according to his publicist.
“At this time, we can confirm that Jeremy is in serious but stable condition with injuries sustained in a weather accident while shoveling snow earlier today,” publicist Samantha Mast told the ABC News affiliate. “His family is with him and he is receiving excellent care.”
Renner was airlifted to a local hospital from the scene in Reno, Nevada, the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office said.
“On January 1, 2023, at approximately 9:00 a.m., the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office responded to a traumatic injury in the area of Mt. Rose Highway in Reno, Nevada,” the sheriff’s office said in a statement.
Officials said they are investigating the incident.
“Mr. Renner was the only participant in the incident,” the sheriff’s office said.
Renner, 51, played the lead role of Hawkeye in Marvel’s Avengers movies. He is the star of the Marvel series “Hawkeye” on Disney+. He received Oscar nominations for The City and The Damaged Shelf.
ABC News’ Marilyn Heck and Michelle Mendes contributed to this report.
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