Agent: Dean Gaffney 'is going to be OK'

Dean Gaffney
Dean Gaffney at the National Television Awards in 2007. Credit: Steve Parsons/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Dean Gaffney's agent has said the actor is "going to be OK" despite suffering head injuries in a car crash.

Dave Read said: "He's got some nasty head injuries but the good news is that he's going to be OK.

"It was a bad crash and we're grateful it wasn't any worse."

Gaffney was driving to a friend's house from Derby Theatre, where he is starring in 'A Murder is Announced', when the accident occurred.


Dean Gaffney injured in crash

Former EastEnders actor Dean Gaffney has told ITV Daybreak how his car accident could have left him blind or brain damaged. The 34-year-old actor suffered head injuries after hitting the central reservation of a road in Derbyshire.