Juliette Lewis ‘Banged Up & Sore’ After Hit & Run Accident

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Cape Fear star Juliette Lewis suffered minor injuries in a hit-and-run accident in Burbank, California Wednesday night, RadarOnline.com has confirmed.

A rep for Lewis, 37, released a statement to RadarOnline.com saying the actress “was leaving an event for her new film Conviction last night when the Town Car driving her home was broadsided by a hit-and-run driver.

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“The Sedan Juliette was traveling in was completely totaled. Ms Lewis went to the hospital to be checked out and is a bit banged up and sore, but otherwise thankfully okay. She is now resting at home.”

Lewis did not need to be hospitalized overnight.

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Police tell RadarOnline.com that they are still looking for the driver of the hit and run car, although they did find the vehicle ditched nearby; it’s since been impounded.

Lewis has starred in dozens of studio and independent films; for her role as Danielle Bowden in 1992′s Cape Fear, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

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