Michael Weatherly, NCIS Michael Weatherly, NCIS

NCIS star Michael Weatherly is being sued for damages in a car accident he was involved in last year, TMZ.com reports.

Ivan Romeo Mendez, the driver of the car that Weatherly crashed into, is seeking at least $80,000 in damages, claiming he was hospitalized after the accident and his car was destroyed.

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Mendez says he also had to undergo neck surgery that severed problematic nerves in his spinal cord caused by the crash.