Soccer-Argentina's Maradona slightly hurt in road crash - TV

BUENOS AIRES, July 11 Mon Jul 11, 2011 7:16pm EDT

BUENOS AIRES, July 11 (Reuters) - Former Argentine soccer player and coach Diego Maradona was slightly injured after the car he was travelling in was involved in an accident near Buenos Aires on Monday, local television reported.

The reports said Maradona was taken to hospital for treatment in the Ezeiza district, but that he had not been seriously injured.

(Reporting by Helen Popper; Editing by Ian Ransom) (helen.popper@thomsonreuters.com; +54 11 4318 0655; Reuters Messaging: helen.popper.reuters.com@reuters.net))