Update – Dec. 10 at 12:19 p.m. ET
Panthers spokesman Charlie Dayton told reporters that Cam Newton has been discharged from the hospital and is "in good spirits," following Tuesday's car accident.
According to the accident report, obtained by USA Today, Newton was driving 35mph when another car pulled out in front of his,
Carolina's general manager, Dave Gettleman, told the Associated Press he expects Newton to be released on Wednesday.
"I'm just thankful he was wearing a seatbelt and everyone involved is all right," Gettleman said before boarding a plane back to Charlotte.
Gettleman said he was horrified by the photos from the accident scene and that it wasn't until sometime later he breathed a sigh of relief.
"You spend so much time with these guys and they become part of the family," Gettleman said.