'Maze Runner' Star Dylan O'Brien's Condition: 'He is Going to Be Fine'

Dylan O'Brien is expected to head back to set in a few weeks after 'Maze Runner' accident.

The director of the Maze Runner trilogy, Wes Ball, took to Twitter this weekend to update fans on Dylan O'Brien's health condition following a car accident on set of the dystopian thriller. "Well, it's been a whirlwind of emotions these past few days. I've been overwhelmed with feelings of anger and sadness and guilt," Ball said in a note posted to Twitter.

"But, ultimately I find myself left with just a deep love and respect for Dylan. He is one tough cookie," he continued."I'm sorry for the grief this accident has caused his friends and family as well as my wonderful cast and crew. It's scary seeing your friend get hurt, but fortunately, Dylan is going to be just fine."

Dylan O'Brien

Ball concluded the note, "After a few weeks of rest and recovery he'll be back up and running to finish our adventure together."

Dylan O'Brien was injured on the set of Maze Runner: The Death Cure on Thursday. The 24-year-old actor plays the lead character in the franchise and was reportedly run over by a car while filming a scene. The actor was said to have suffered multiple broken bones. "Dylan O'Brien was injured yesterday while filming Maze Runner: The Death Cure in Vancouver, Canada," 20th Century Fox said in a public statement. "He was immediately transferred to a local hospital for observation and treatment." What do you think? Share with us your thoughts on Dylan O'Brien and the Maze Runner accident in the comments below!

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