Vampire-playing actor chased by fans, clipped by cab
As a gaggle of hysterical girls tried to sink their teeth into Twilight star Robert Pattinson, the vampire-playing actor was clipped by a cab Thursday as he tried to get away, but survived his real-life brush with mortality unscathed, a Web site reported.The London born hottie had just finished filming scenes for his upcoming movie Remember Me at the Strand Bookstore around noon in Union Square and dashed through a group of groupies with the help of five security guards, according to RadarOnline.com. On his way across the street, a cab clipped the hip of the London-born hottie, according to the blog. The cabbie stopped to check on Pattinson.
Meanwhile, a bodyguard reportdly admonished the girls: You see what you did, you almost killed him!"
A police source said it is likely the actor did not report the accident.