Gene Hackman Suffers Minor Bruises After Bike Accident

01/13/2012 at 06:15 PM EST

Gene Hackman Suffers Minor Bruises After Bike Accident
Gene Hackman
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Gene Hackman is doing all right after a brief stay at a Florida hospital Friday.

According to his rep, the actor was "taken to a hospital for routine tests after being bumped from behind while riding his bike today in the Keys."

Continues the rep: "He's suffered minor bumps and bruises and is already on his way home."

News of Hackman's hospitalization first originated on TMZ.com, which reported that the 81-year-old actor was airlifted to a trauma center with head injuries after being hit by a car while riding his bike.

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