Home Health Parents News Now 'American Idol' Winner in Car Crash; Announces Impending Fatherhood 'American Idol' Winner in Car Crash; Announces Impending Fatherhood By Holly Lebowitz Rossi January 02, 2013 Advertisement Save Pin FB More Tweet Mail Email iphone Send Text Message Print shutterstock_105222341 30105 "From Kris: he's in a lot of pain, arm broke, may not play guitar for a while. Prayers welcome please! #headoncollision," his mother, Kimberly Allen, tweeted Tuesday evening, including a picture of a good-natured Allen looking rather shocked as he clutched his wounded arm. She continued, "Kristopher and Katy (Allen, Kris' wife) are both pretty beat up but ALIVE! Thank you Jesus! They are setting his arm now and will have surgery tomorrow...." ...Later, Kris took to his Twitter to reassure his fans ... and let slip some exciting news! "Thank you @ford for equipping me with a car that kept my whole family @katyallen @ZorroPup and the little one we have on the way safe," he wrote. "Yes I got in a really bad wreck tonight and yes I'm having a lil baby. #gonnabeadaddy." Image: Kris Allen, via s_bukley / Shutterstock.com By Holly Lebowitz Rossi Save Pin FB More Tweet Mail Email iphone Send Text Message Print Comments Add a Comment Be the first to comment! Advertisement Close this dialog window Add a comment 'American Idol' Winner in Car Crash; Announces Impending Fatherhood Add your comment... Cancel Submit Success! Thanks for adding your feedback.