Last month the 24-year-old star of the movie was dragged under a vehicle while shooting scenes for the next instalment of the franchise.

It has now been revealed he needs “more time” to get back to full health, with his publicist Jennifer Allen saying in a statement: “His injuries are very serious, and he needs more time to recover.”

Dylan’s accident took place in Vancouver, Canada, on March 17 and his director Wes Ball initially reassured fans that the actor and his good friend would be “fine” to return to work after a few weeks of rest.

Source: Maze Runner filming halted indefinitely as Dylan O’Brien continues to recover from accident on set – Irish Mirror Online