Lil Wayne falls off skateboard, busts head open [VIDEO]

Lil Wayne fell off a skateboard and needed nine stitches.
Lil Wayne is recovering from a fall off his skateboard that left a gash in his head and required nine stitches to close.

The 28-year-old suffered his accident in St. Louis, after Weezy's performance at the Verizon Wireless Ampitheater. He showed up at the DePaul Health Center's emergency room with a large entourage to receive medical attention to close the cut over his left eye.

Weezy took to his Twitter account to break the news of the mishap and reassure fans that the "I Am Still Music" tour will not be interrupted.

The Lou was good but I busted my fuggin head at the sk8park! 9stitches! Gnarly gash over my left eye! Luv the peopleless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply

Thx to u all for the concern but pls know that I will eventually take even harder falls if I wanna get better...and I will. KC I'm on my wayless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

Here's video of Weezy showing off his skateboarding skills (he's no wankster):Previous Coverage:
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