Lil Wayne Receives 9 Stitches After Skateboard Accident

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Aug. 22 2011, Published 9:30 a.m. ET

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By Radar Staff

Lil Wayne received nine stitches at St. Louis' DePaul Health Center after a skateboarding accident, presumably following his show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre in the Arch City Sunday night.

"The Lou was good," the rap superstar tweeted early Monday, "but I busted my fuggin head at the sk8park! 9stitches! Gnarly gash over my left eye! Luv the people"

According to KTVI-TV, a nurse at DePaul said the multi-Platinum rapper, 28, and his entourage flooded the facility's E.R. until the dreadlocked artist had been sent home.

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In the meantime, the rapper's latest offering, Tha Carter IV, hits stores August 29.


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