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Simon Cowell thought he had broken his neck falling down the stairs

Simon Cowell at the Music Industry Awards in London

Simon Cowell has spoken about the scare he had when he fell down the stairs at his London home.

Paramedics taking Simon out to the ambulance after his fall

Admitting he feared he had broken his neck with the fall which saw him taken to hospital on a spinal board. Simon spoke about his accident at the Music Industry Awards, telling The Sun: “I was lying on my back thinking, ‘I hope I haven’t broken my neck’

.“But the NHS staff were the most amazing people I’ve ever met, genuinely. Fortunately it was all fine.”

Simon also admitted he hasn’t told young son Eric about the accident saying,: “He probably would have told me off, and I didn’t want to worry him. He’s only three.”

It has also made Simon reflect on his his life as he added: “It does make you realise what’s truly important in life.”




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