EAST LANSING, MI - NOVEMBER 05: William Gholston #2 of the Michigan State Spartans looks on in the fourth quarter of the game against the Minnesota Golden Gophers at Spartan Stadium on November 5, 2011 in East Lansing, Michigan. Gholston was the games leading tackler with 14. The Spartans defeated the Gophers 31-24. (Photo by Mark A. Cunningham/Getty Images)
Michigan State defensive end William Gholston and linebacker Lawrence Thomas suffered minor injuries in a car accident on I-96 Wednesday.
Gholston, a junior defensive end, and Thomas, a redshirt freshman linebacker, were in a rollover crash on Eastbound I-96 at about 3:40 p.m.
The Free Press quotes from Thomas' Facebook page:
"God is awesome," Thomas wrote. "Me and @WillGholston was on the road on our way back home for a little break from school and got into a serious car crash. These 2 car were swerving out of control but one of the cars swerved in front of us in the middle lane. As soon as we hit the car, will flipped in the air 3-4 times and landed in a ditch on the side of the road. Many people was telling us we are so glad we walked away from that with any broken bones. We just have a few cuts, bruises, and soreness. But like I said, God is Good!!!"
The driver of the other vehicle, a woman from East Lansing, was not seriously injured. All three people were reportedly wearing seatbelts.