49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith avoided serious injury despite suffering stab wounds on Friday evening. The incident reportedly occurred at a house party in Santa Clara, California. “We are in contact with Aldon and thankful that his injuries were not more serious and that he is recovering comfortably,” the 49ers said in a statement.
Smith is fortunate to escape with only minor injuries. Reports state that two other people at the party were shot, although neither victim suffered life-threatening injuries.