Heather reportedly suffered minor injuries from the vehicle accident and she was taken to the hospital by medics who arrived on scene.
The 55-year-old star of Melrose Place is understood to have suffered minor injuries in the smash.
In January 2009, Locklear pleaded no contest to misdemeanor reckless driving, Today reported.
Heather Locklear was rushed to hospital after crashing her auto into a ditch.
She was arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence of prescription pills in 2008, and again in 2010 for a misdemeanor hit-and-run.
Locklear has not publicly commented on the crash.
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In light of that incident, the actress - who was previously married to musician Tommy Lee - accepted three years probation, $700 in fines and attendance of a drug program as her punishment.
Heather Locklear was hospitalized on Thursday after she got into a auto crash in California, according to People magazine.
The District Attorney at the time said the incident was due to a combination of prescription medications used for anxiety and depression.
"Our investigation revealed that she wasn't under the influence of drugs and alcohol, and she was alert and cooperative with deputies".
Even though Locklear didn't appear to be doing anything illegal, a PIO said she is at fault for the crash.