Justice Antonin Scalia is unhurt after he tripped outside a restaurant in Providence, R.I.READ MORE: 'A Blast Furnace': Firefighters Battle Strong Winds, Flames At Roxbury Apartment Building
The incident happened Sunday just after the Supreme Court justice had eaten at an Italian cafe in Providence’s Federal Hill neighborhood.READ MORE: Mother Accused Of Putting Baby In Trash Can Charged With Attempted Murder
Christopher Spertini, who works at the restaurant, says he escorted Scalia to the door and that a few moments later there was a commotion in a cobblestone plaza immediately outside.
Spertini says he was told that someone had fallen and that it turned out to be Scalia.
Scalia did not need medical assistance.MORE NEWS: Thieves Target Toyota Prius Catalytic Converters In Cambridge
A court spokeswoman says the justice lost his footing getting into his car and is fine.