UPDATE: 1:30 PM PT -- Joe says he's out of the hospital and doing fine. As he says, he "got out of it without a scratch." However, his assistant, who was driving, broke his thumb. Joe says they're gonna do lunch at home, and "All is well. Thank God." ( TMZ ) - Joe Jackson 's been taken to a hospital after a car accident near the Las Vegas strip ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... Joe was a passenger in a black Jaguar when it T-boned a red SUV.