“Cake boss” Buddy Valastro (Buddy Valastro) shared a photo of himself in a hospital bed, his right hand was wrapped after being pierced by a metal rod.
Celebrity baker Buddy Valastro (his “cake owner”) is recovering after being repeatedly pierced in a bowling alley at his home in New Jersey.
Valastro, the owner of Carlo’s Bakery and the star of the reality show “Cake Boss”, explained in an Instagram post on Wednesday that he “a few days ago There was a terrible accident.”
The photos posted for the post show Valastro lying on a hospital bed with a bandage covering his right arm.
A spokesperson for Carlo’s Bakery told USA Today and CNN that when the bowling pin setter malfunctioned at his home bowling alley on Sunday, Valastro’s hand was repeatedly pierced by a metal rod.
The spokesperson said to each point of sale: “After trying to release the bowling ball from the cage mechanism, his right hand was stuck and compressed into the device.”
Two of Valastro’s sons used a reciprocating saw to cut a 1 1/2-inch rod to free the father.
His spokesperson added that Valastro had undergone two operations and was released from the hospital on Wednesday. He said it will be a “hard battle” because Valastro is right-handed and needs long-term treatment.
Other chefs have been extending their best wishes to Valastro.
Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse replied to his post: “Hurry up, my friend!”
Steel chef and food network star Alex Guarnaschelli said: “Those hands are national treasures, and so are you! Get well soon.”
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