Mayim Bialik of The Big Bang Theory in LA Car Wreck

BREAKING NEWS 08/15/2012 – 4:15PM

According to, actress Mayim Bialik of NBC’s Big Bang Theory was just involved in a major car accident this afternoon in Los Angeles.

Sources say the actress sustained major injuries to her hand and could lose her ring finger.

Mayim (formerly of Blossom fame) was alone in her white volvo when she was struck by a vehicle filled with tourists. Onlookers claim there was “tons and tons of blood everywhere.”

The 36-year-old mom of two is being treated at a nearby hospital for her injuries.

The actress just received her first Emmy nomination for her ongoing role as resident geek Amy Farrah Fowler, the girlfriend of Jim Parson’s character Sheldon Cooper on The Big Bang Theory.