(CBS News) Peter Frampton is recovering from a minor car accident on a Southern California freeway that left him with pain in his back and neck on Tuesday, the singer-guitarist revealed.
Frampton, 62, blamed another driver for the accident, chronicling the events on Twitter.Watch: CBS "Sunday Morning" - Peter Frampton "Comes Alive"
Texting woman driver just ran into back of me while I was stationary in traffic 101 freeway. Can u say whiplash? People put the phones down!-- Peter Frampton (@peterframpton) July 31, 2012
Texting and driving is illegal in California.
Frampton, meanwhile, said he plans to get his health checked out - after his flight.
Back and neck not good. Going to ER after my flight today.-- Peter Frampton (@peterframpton) July 31, 2012
Frampton will kick off a tour on Aug. 3 in Otsego, Minn. His most recent album, "Thank You Mr. Churchill," came out in 2010.