Dr. Chris Brown Almost Blinded After Strange Gardening Accident While Self-Insulating At Home – Says Pain Was Like “ Spicing Up Your Eyes But Ten Times Worse ”
Dr. Chris Brown was rushed to the emergency room on Sunday evening after an abnormal gardening accident.
And the Bondi Vet star, 41, revealed on Thursday that the injury could have made him permanently blind if he hadn’t seen a doctor.
He told The Kyle and Jackie O Show that the painful saga started when he decided to tackle DIY projects while he was isolated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Imagine having spice in your eye, it was like that ten times!” Dr. Chris Brown revealed on Kyle and Jackie O on Thursday that he was nearly BLIND after a gardening accident while self-isolating during the coronavirus pandemic
“I pruned this big cactus thing and while I was pruning one of the stems, it sprayed me with sap that was not ideal and put me in the right eye,” he said. Explain.
The Living Room host didn’t think about it until 30 seconds later, when his eyes started to burn.
“Imagine having spice in your eye, it was like that ten times and it started to burn! he said.
“I pruned this big cactus thing and while I pruned one of the stems, it sprayed me with sap”: Chris revealed that he was tackling DIY projects while he was at home self-insulating when he had his accident
“ You have to go to the hospital right now because it’s incredibly toxic and it can make you blind ”: Once his eye started to burn, Chris called the Poison Information Center who told him gave shocking news. Fortunately, he rushed to the hospital (photo) where they “blushed his eyes for an hour”
Chris then called the poison information center and received shocking news.
He continued, “Right away, they just said,” You have to go to the hospital right now because it’s incredibly toxic and it can make you blind. “‘
Fortunately, Chris rushed to the hospital where they rinsed his eyes for an hour.
“ So it’s serious to stop him or you will go blind ”: Studio 10 panelist Angela Bishop (left) made a cheeky comment on Chris’ injury (right) during a crossover direct from his home Tuesday
While he has “a little cop or a corneal ulcer and a burn,” he said he “thinks he’s lucky enough” and is now getting home.
It comes after Angela Bishop, 52, made a cheeky comment on Chris’ injury during a live cross from his home at Studio 10 on Tuesday.
“So seriously, you have to stop it or you will go blind,” said Angela, to her great amusement.
Chris then urged viewers to be careful with projects around the house that they would not normally do because “our emergency personnel have cause for concern at the moment.”
Thursday afternoon, 2,675 cases of coronavirus were reported in Australia, including 12 deaths.
Pandemic: As of Thursday afternoon, there were 2,675 reported cases of coronavirus in Australia, including 12 deaths