Production on the 2017 movie “The Maze Runner: The Death Cure” has been delayed as lead actor Dylan O’Brien continues to recover from injuries sustained from a car crash that occurred on-set in March.

“The resumption of principal photography on ‘Maze Runer: The Death Cure’ has been further delayed to allow Dylan O’Brien more time to fully recover from his injuries,” Fox said in a statement released on Friday. “We wish Dylan a speedy recovery and look forward to restarting production as soon as possible.”

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Production was set to resume in Vancouver on May 9, Variety reports.

“His injuries are very serious and he needs more time to recover,” his publicist Jennifer Allen says

O’Brien suffered multiple injuries when he was hit by a car while filming scenes on March 17.