Former Laker Derek Fisher crashes car, arrested on suspicion of drunk driving

Posted at 11:26 AM, Jun 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-04 14:26:39-04

According to the Associated Press, former Los Angeles Lakers player and ex-New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher has been arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after crashed his vehicle on the U.S. 101 freeway in Los Angeles early Sunday morning.

Neither Fisher nor his passenger, former “Basketball Wives” reality star Gloria Govan, were injured, according to the California Highway Patrol.

Authorities say Fisher’s 2015 Cadillac veered onto the right shoulder while approaching an interchange.


The car hit the shoulder's concrete curb and guardrail, overturned and came to a rest on its roof.