Dick Van Dyke was involved in a car accident and fortunately escaped without major injuries. The accident happened in Malibu when the famous actor lost control of the vehicle. The 97-year-old actor was driving a Lexus LS and the wet weather caused him to lose control of the car. The car skidded and crashed.
According to TMZ, the doctors immediately arrived at the place where the accident happened and took care of the well-known actor. He did not go to the hospital and had no serious injuries. Also, according to the investigations, the cause was the weather and not alcohol or speed. The 98-year-old actor often drives the car alone and for him this is fun. Although he is old, he is active and still very much in love with his wife.
Van Dyke is 98 years old and when he was asked about the secret of his youth at this age, he answered that his young age and his wife have influenced his life a lot. He also mentioned that he was lucky that his wife was young and beautiful. In addition, he mentioned physical activities and that he regularly goes to the gym.
People at this age prefer to stay at home more, due to fatigue and health conditions. However, the actor feels very good about his life. He said that he gets along very well with his wife and that they like to do things together, such as dancing.
Van Dyke is a successful actor and a man with a big heart. His friends describe him as a smiling man who spreads positive energy. “He’s happy all the time.” The actor and his wife, Silver, got married in 2012 when he was 86 years old and she was 40. He is very happy that he made the right choice and married Silver.