Jay Leno was in his completely satisfied place as soon as once more as he was noticed for the primary time cruising down the road in a silver 2002 Mercedes-Benz simply sooner or later after being launched from the Grossman Burn Heart.
Leno was launched from the West Hills hospital on Monday after a 10-day keep the place he acquired a number of surgical procedures for third-degree burns to his face, chest and arms from a hearth that broke out at his storage in Burbank.
“Every little thing’s OK,” Leno stated whereas laughing. He admitted that he is prepared to return to work, too, and can be “performing Sunday on the Comedy Magic Membership.” When advised to get some relaxation, Leno quipped, “Yeah, I would like barbecue.”
Leno appeared fully relaxed driving down the road regardless of the traumatic occasion practically two weeks in the past when he was sprayed with gasoline whereas engaged on considered one of his classic autos and a hearth ignited, inflicting critical injury to his physique.
The automobile connoisseur had burns throughout the left aspect of his face and confirmed had deep scabs on his arms as he held onto the steering wheel whereas on a joyride in L.A.
He wore a pair of black round glasses and his trademark blue denim long-sleeve over a white T-shirt as he cruised down the road along with his home windows rolled down.
Dr. Peter Grossman was “optimistic that he’ll make a full restoration” and stated in a launch offered to Fox Information Digital that he was “happy with Jay’s progress.”
“Jay want to let everybody know the way grateful he’s for the care he acquired, and could be very appreciative of all the properly needs,” the Grossman Burn Heart stated in an announcement.
“He’s wanting ahead to spending Thanksgiving along with his household and associates and desires everybody a beautiful vacation.”
Leno had at the least two surgical procedures whereas on the burn heart, one was a “surgical excision and grafting process.” He additionally required using a hyperbaric chamber to assist present higher blood circulation and reduce micro organism.