Apparently Brian was on his way to work when his car skidded on black ice and went off the road. As Brian got out of his car another vehicle did the same thing and as Brian helped the other driver escape through the rear hatch of his car, a third car also left the road and struck Brian. Details of the accident were reported in the Portsmouth News - URL below.
C'mon Brian. get yourself mended and let's see you smiling face down here soon.