The actor was allegedly hit by a car while riding his bike in the Florida Keys.
Florida Highway Patrol told TMZ that Hackman suffered injuries to his head and body. He was then apparently air-lifted to the hospital.
The accident occurred around 3:00 PM local time and is currently being investigated. The 81-year-old actor is reportedly in stable condition.
TMZ is reporting that Hackman has been released from the hospital and is fine, after having spoken to the actor’s representative.
The rep said Gene “suffered bumps and bruises after a woman bumped him from behind in her vehicle.”