Pattinson is the star of The Twilight Saga: New Moon. According to reports by Radar Online “he was hit by a taxi cab on Thursday while running away from hysterical fans!”
The incident took place just outside the Strand Bookstore on Broadway and 12th Street in broad daylight. RadarOnline.com witnessed what happened to the star who is currently filming Remember Me.
Reports say he was not hurt.
He was indoors filming his new movie Remember Me throughout the morning. A group of teenage girls mobbed him on the way out of the bookstore. The 23-year old actor had five security guards working on the situation.
Rob ran across the road as some of the teenage girls started acting hysterical. In addition it was pouring rain and his team of security guards were rushing him to his trailer.
“You see what you did, you almost killed him!” screamed his bodyguard to his fans after checking if Rob was okay. The London-born star stood stunned for a moment after the incident.
Robert Pattinson is not just an actor but also a model and musician. He is also known for the role of Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
As a musician he composes his own music and can also play the piano and the guitar. He also appears on two of the Twilight soundtracks as the singer. Pattinson has also performed the soundtracks for the movie How To Be.