The actress who played Nucky Thompson's (Steve Buscemi) former mistress Lucy Danziger on HBO's Boardwalk Empire, was hit by an ambulance while working on the film in 2011.
According to The Wrap, the actress filed suit in New York on Tuesday (October 16).
de la Huerta alleges that she suffered "severe injuries and considerable pain and suffering" on set in Toronto on October 15, 2011. She claims that an unnamed stunt driver "caused his ambulance to strike [her] and knock her to the ground".
In her legal filing, the actress also says that she "sustained severe injuries and considerable pain and suffering, was confined to hospital, bed and home, was caused to undergo medical treatment and surgery in an attempt to alleviate her injuries".
The lawsuit notes that she "was caused to incur expense for treatment,