Shane Helms Under Investigation For DUI After Accident

Nick Paglino

Thanks to Mark Waterhouse for sending this in: TMZ.com is reporting that former WWE star Shane Helms is under investigation for DUI following the serious motorcycle injury he was involved in which left both him and his girlfriend hospitalized. The report notes the following:

"Former WWE superstar Shane Helms — aka "The Hurricane" — is at the center of a drunk driving investigation after a BRUTAL motorcycle crash on Thursday that left him and his girlfriend broken and battered.

According to the police report obtained by TMZ … a witness told cops Helms was driving home from a restaurant in Smithfield, North Carolina around 9:15 PM — with his GF on the bike — when he blew through a stop sign, lost control and "drove straight through the metal chain link fence."

Cops say one of the witnesses told officers he was hanging out with Helms at a local restaurant minutes before the crash and said he "was sure" Helms had been drinking there." The story goes on to note that blood samples were taken by local authorities, however it could take months for the results to come back. No official charges have been filed against Helms.

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