Teen actress MARY KATE OLSEN was left in a serious state of shock on Wednesday (19MAY04) when she was involved in a car crash - with her bodyguard's vehicle.

Mary Kate, twin sister of fellow actress ashley, was forced to slam on her brakes because two lanes were blocked on a freeway in Los Angeles.

Her bodyguard, travelling behind her, could not react in time and hit the back of her RANGE ROVER.

Afterwards, Mary Kate sipped on a DIET DR PEPPER to calm her nerves. No one was injured in the incident and both cars were towed away.

21/05/2004 14:07