Rosa Mendes

On Friday night WWE Diva & valet from the tag team Primo & Epico, Rosa Mendes (real name Milena Leticia Roucka) was in a serious car accident as the vehicle she rode took extensive damage along with five other vehicles after 6:45pm in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was riding as a passenger in her friends black Hummer when they came to a stop light. The Hummer was then struck from behind by a driver who drove at a fast speed.

Following the accident, Rosa Mendes was released from the hospital after being evaluated for a few hours and gave an exclusive interview with WWE.com Rosa Mendes had the following to say about the accident while providing an update of her condition.

“We were talking when all of a sudden, I saw in my rear view mirror a truck coming really fast. It jackknifed,” Mendes stated Saturday morning. “We were the last car hit, so we had the most impact. We slid two car lengths. I didn’t know when it was going to stop. If we weren’t in the Hummer, we would’ve been seriously injured.”

“My neck and back were really hurting,” Mendes said. “My body is my job. I was so scared that I was not going to be able to wrestle. I was in a lot of pain.”

“Nothing’s broken,” she said. “I feel like I can wrestle but the whole right side of my neck and back have a burning sensation.”

Mendes informed WWE that she is suffering from whiplash but that there’s no other injuries as she’s been instructed to rest for the next few days.She suffered serious whiplash but no other major injuries were reported. She was instructed to rest and recover.

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