James Caviezel Injured in Motorcycle Accident

CBS 2 reports that James Caviezel, who played Jesus Christ in Mel Gibson’s blockbuster The Passion of the Christ, was injured in a motorcycle accident near Leavenworth, Washington, on Thursday afternoon.

The accident occurred when a man threw a bicycle into the path of Caviezel’s 2006 Harley-Davidson.

Caviezel, 40, was wearing a helmet at the time and was taken to the Cascade Medical Center in Leavenworth to be treated for cuts and bruises.

Police are targeting a 42-year-old Wenatchee man in their investigation of the incident. They believe that he may suffer from mental issues.