Ree Drummond husband, Ladd Drummond, and her nephew Caleb got into an accident. Read the article below to find out everything about the accident and what happened to them.
Ladd Drummond is the husband of The Pioneer Woman star, Ree Drummond. The 57-year-old is the owner of Drummond Ranch.
Ladd’s family owns a cattle ranching business and has around 433,000 acres of land. His family is the 23rd largest landowner in the United States.
Ree Drummond Husband Accident: Ladd Drummond
Ree Drummond’s husband, Ladd Drummond got into an accident with her nephew Caleb. Both of them got injured as their trucks collided with each other.
Ladd and Caleb, both were out trying to put out a wildfire. Caleb was taken away in an ambulance whereas Ladd refused medical attention. He drove to the hospital in Pawhuska, Oklahoma by himself.
Ladd and Caleb were driving when their trucks collided with each other. The reason for the collision was due to high winds on a gravel road and low visibility.
Both of them were found not wearing their seat belts and caused some serious damage. Although both of them sustained some serious injuries, fortunately, it was not life-threatening.
Ladd Drummond: How Is He Now?
Ree shared that Ladd broke his neck in two places. One of the fractures was extremely close to being catastrophic and Ladd had to undergo surgery to stabilize the fractures.
On the other hand, Caleb sustained some injuries to the ribs and a pretty bad concussion.
However, both of them have recovered quite well. although Ladd has some mobility difficulty, he has gone back to his regular routine. Caleb too has recovered and has healed his wounds.
Ladd has even started doing some of his ranch work. Caleb has gone back to his normal life as well.