Jeff Hardy was arrested Saturday night in Concord, North Carolina, for driving under the influence of alcohol. The former Raw tag team champion was arrested at 10:39 pm by the Concord Police Department after being involved in a traffic accident. He was released later that night.
The accident happened around 8 pm on Concord Parkway. Hardy went off the road and hit the car with a protective railing. The police went to the place and arrested Jeff Hardy, although at the moment they do not know many more details.
Hardy’s license has been suspended for 30 days, and on April 16 he will have to appear before the judge. It should be remembered that Jeff Hardy adds two violations of the WWE Welfare policy which were maintained with his return to the company. Although a third violation will lead to his dismissal. it must be borne in mind that this would only happen in case of use of prohibited substances, except marijuana and alcohol.
On October 3, 2017, Jeff Hardy undergo surgery to treat his injured shoulder. Despite the good result of his surgery, his recovery could take longer than expected, because although the average low time for this situation is between 4 and 6 months, it was estimated that he could be far from the quadrilaterals between 6 and 9 months. However, the former Raw tag team champion will have already received medical permission to return to compete in the ring. In principle, this accident will not prevent it from appearing in Wrestlemania 34.