Ryan Phillippe Hospitalized After “Freak Accident”

Ryan Phillippe assured fans that he was okay after being hospitalized for broken leg in a “freak accident.”

The Cruel Intentions star took to Instagram late Sunday, sharing a photo of himself lying in bed with a thumbs up, writing, “I’m going to be ok & i appreciate your concern. – me.”

He later explained what exactly happened. “Hey, guys. I didn’t injure myself doing a stunt or anywhere near the set of Shooter,”  the actor wrote on Monday. “I was the victim of a freak accident during a family outing on Sunday. My leg is badly broken & required surgical attention, but I will make a full recovery, am in good hands.”

He added that he will be “back in action soon” and thanked everyone for their concern.

“Thank you for all the well wishes, support, & concern. also a special thanks to the paramedics & first responders who helped me at the scene & to the medical staff caring for me now. I will keep you updated on my progress.”

ET reports that the 42-year old actor is currently starring in Shooter on USA, which premieres on Tuesday at 10 p.m. ET.