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'Twilight' Star Cam Gigandet Sued Over One-Year-Old Car Accident

January 16, 2013 (6:49 am) GMT
The James depicter in 'Twilight' is accused of hitting a car driven by Jacqueline Nia at Santa Monica Boulevard.
Cam Gigandet

is facing a legal trouble. The actor well known for playing villainous vampire James in "" is sued by a woman named Jacqueline Nia, who claims that he rear-ended the car she drove along Santa Monica Boulevard in Los Angeles a year ago.

The plaintiff accuses the actor of hitting her car on January 28, 2012. She suffered injuries, causing her "great physical, mental, and nervous pain, suffering, and anguish." She's seeking unspecified damages and wants compensation to cover her medical expenses and lost wages.

Cam won Best Fight at 2009 MTV Movie Awards through his role as James, sharing the prize with . He's also nominated for Best Villain at Scream Awards. A year before, he won MTV Best Fight for his battle scene with in "".

He welcomed a daughter, Everleigh Rae Gigandet, in April 2009 with his girlfriend Dominique Geisendorff. The couple is expected to welcome their second child later this year.

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