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A report that Tom Cruise narrowly avoided serious injury after crashing his motorcycle in Los Angeles on Sunday is false, according to

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The "Mission: Impossible" star was reportedly riding through the city on his motorbike when another car drove through a stop sign in front of him, forcing him to swerve and hit a vehicle, according to

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But has stated that a rep for Katie Holmes later denied the incident.

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