Nate Burleson injured in car accident

Lions reciever broke his arm in two places. Terry McCormick

Print This September 24, 2013, 09:04 AM EST

Detroit Lions receiver Nate Burleson broke his arm in two places in an automobile accident this morning, reports Dave Birkett of the Detroit Free Press.

Burleson is undergoing surgery this morning, and it is not known how much time he could miss as a result of his injuries.

According to Birkett, alcohol was not a contributing factor to the crash.

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