It’s no secret that Bruce Jenner is going through some life altering changes, but his involvement in the Feb. 7, car accident that claimed the life of one has reportedly ‘taken precedence over his personal journey to become a woman.’
Bruce Jenner, 65, is gearing up for some major events in his life from his upcoming sit down interview with Diane Sawyer and his new docu-series, but according to a new report his plans have been halted because his “central focus has shifted” following the deadly Feb. 7, car accident in Malibu, California that Bruce was involved in.
Bruce Jenner — Stops Gender Transition Following Car Accident?
Bruce will still continue with his transition, it will just be halted for a bit following the deadly accident in Malibu, California, Radar reports.
“The accident is now taking precedence over his personal journey to become a woman,” an insider told the publications. “The interview with Diane Sawyer, the filming of the docu-series and the surgery will carry on, but there is a delay [in the wider process],” the source said. However, they also revealed that his plans for sex re-assignment surgery are “on hold now because Bruce’s central focus has shifted.”
Since the accident, Bruce has been cooperating with the investigation.“Bruce is giving all of his time and energy right now into helping out with the investigation and in making sure that there is peace for those close to the deceased,” the source said. “Because of the accident, people who Bruce hasn’t spoken to in forever are reaching out to him to offer support for his grieving process. But they are also letting him know that they support his transition too.”
“Everything happens for a reason and Bruce is a firm believer in this. He was in such a great place before this happened and he will be in that place again after the dust has settled,” the source said.
On Feb. 8, just one day after the fatal accident, Bruce released a statement of his own to HollywoodLife.com saying, “My heartfelt and deepest sympathies go out to the family and loved ones, and to all of those who were involved or injured in this terrible accident,” Bruce said.
“It is a devastating tragedy and I cannot pretend to imagine what this family is going through at this time. I am praying for them. I will continue to cooperate in every way possible.”
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— Caitlin Beck