Bengals WR Chris Henry Seriously Injured In Car Accident

"Bengals wide receiver Chris Henry was seriously injured in a car accident in North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon, according to multiple published reports.

The team confirmed that Henry was involved in a serious accident in Charlotte around 2:30 p.m. ET. The team says he suffered "very serious injuries."

Preliminary reports indicate Henry may have also suffered severe head injuries, the Kentucky Post reported on its Web site.

The Bengals told WLWT-TV in Cincinnati that the wideout was in Charlotte visiting his girlfriend's family.

Henry has been on injured reserve since breaking his arm in a Nov. 8 game against the Baltimore Ravens."