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Bill Nye Injured on Dancing with the Stars

Sep 24, 2013 07:09 PM ET
by Natalie Abrams

Tyne Stecklein and Bill Nye

And the first Dancing with the Stars injury of the season goes to… Bill Nye!

The scientist-turned-dancer was injured during Monday night’s show. Further details were unavailable, but RumorFix, which first reported the news, says that Nye injured his knee and was rushed to the hospital.

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“We can confirm Bill Nye was injured during his performance last night and is currently seeking medical attention,” an ABC spokesperson said in a statement. “We will continue to keep you posted on his progress.”

Nye, 57, is far from the first Dancing contestant to suffer an injury while competing on the ABC reality series. Check out a whole gallery of injuries that have occurred on Dancing with the Stars here.

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