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Russell Brand Sued for Allegedly Hitting Pedestrian TMZ

Comedian Russell Brand was sued for allegedly hitting a pedestrian with his car earlier this year, reports TMZ.com.

Plaintiff Victor Sneed filed a lawsuit in Los Angeles County Superior Court alleging that Brand was driving "negligently" when he hit Sneed in January, the story notes. Sneed claims he was a pedestrian and suffered property damage and personal injury, and incurred hospital costs, as a result.

Sneed is suing for more than $25,000. Brand didn't immediately respond to a request for comment, according to the piece.