Cheryl Cole's arm in a sling after car crash with

Cheryl Cole tweets a picture of herself with her arm in a sling following a car crash. Credit: @CherylCole/Twitter

Cheryl Cole has said she is "absolutely fine" despite her arm being in a sling after she was injured in a car crash with her manager earlier this week.

The Girls Aloud star was doing the radio breakfast show rounds this morning, just days after the American songwriter into a parked car while the pair were out for a takeaway in Los Angeles.

During an interview with Capital FM presenters Dave Berry and Lisa Snowdon she revealed that she had been told to wear the sling for three days.

Asked by Snowdon if was a bad driver, Cole joked:

After the accident happened Cole tweeted to reassure her fans that she and were both fine.

The crash happened following a "long day/night in the studio" in the United States, according to's manager. He added that the artists were left a "little bit shaken" following the crash.