Rapper Fabolous is recovering from his first car crash.

The Breathe hitmaker admits he's cherishing his life more after his driver collided with a truck in Queens, New York on Wednesday morning (21May14).

The 36 year old, who was left unscathed in the accident, took to Instagram.com, and wrote, "I just survived a car accident on the Van Wyck in Queens, Ny. I wanna Thank God for not only letting me walk away with a few bumps & bruises but also for letting my driver Ruben & the two truck drivers involved walk away alive also.

"This was my 1st time being in a car accident. It's a very shocking experience & may change my outlook on how fast things can happen & you're put into a life threatening situation. Live, Love, & Celebrate Life. Blessed."