Jessica Simpson spent part of her Saturday night (01Nov08) in hospital after her stylist friend Ken Paves was injured by a photographer trying to take the singer's picture.
The pop star was leaving Madeo restaurant in Los Angeles with the celebrity hairdresser when a scrum of paparazzi descended upon the group.
But as they tried to get into their waiting car, Paves was hit near his eye with a camera, leaving him with blood trickling down his face, according to website TMZ.com.
Simpson's driver took them to a local hospital - where the singer accompanied Paves into the building to seek medical care.