Sidney Poitier is in a fragile state after he lost his balance and fell down the stairs of his Beverly Hills home.The 85 year old To Sir With Love star smashed his head in the horrifying fall and was treated at his doctor’s surgery.
“He was seen in a wheelchair with his head bandaged outside his doctor’s office on January,22.” said a source.
“He hit his head quite hard and everyone was worried he had a serious concussion or some serious brain injury.” revealed the source. “His family is worried that he will trip again and sustain a life-threatening injury. They fear that he may not have long to live.”
According to the source the Hollywood legend was being treated by his personal doctor and this has come to him as a big shock. He fears being helpless and is very independent.
“He looked very very frail.He had great difficulty getting from the wheelchair into the car that was picking him up. Could not help wondering how much time he has left.”