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Harrison Ford Injured on Star Wars: Episode VII Set

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Mustafa Yalcin—Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Harrison Ford arrives for the screening of the film 'The Homesman' at the 67th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, May 18, 2014.

Ford is reprising his role as Han Solo

Harrison Ford sustained a bad ankle injury on the set of the new Star Wars film Wednesday. Ford, who is reprising his role as Han Solo in Star Wars: Episode VII, was airlifted to a hospital after the incident, according to a statement from Lucasfilm parent company Disney.

“He was taken to a local hospital and is receiving care. Shooting will continue as planned while he recuperates,” the statement reads.

The 71-year-old actor was on a set in England when a hydraulic door reportedly fell on him, according to Variety. Hopefully Ford heals quickly, since he’s booked to star in two more Star Wars films, a Blade Runner sequel and Indiana Jones 5—all action-packed franchises.

Star Wars: Episode VII also stars Carrie Fisher and Mark Hamill from the original films, along with series newcomers John Boyega, Oscar Isaac and Adam Driver. The J.J. Abrams-directed film is set to premiere on December 18, 2015.

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