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Jessica Alba hurt after plate drop

Actress Jessica Alba is hobbling around the set of the Machete sequel after dropping a plate on her ankle.

The Fantastic Four star wasn't feeling so fantastic when she woke up with a swollen ankle on Friday morning (22Jun12) and she took to Twitter.com to share her pain with fans.

Posting a picture of her bruising, she wrote, "Swollen ankle - a plate fell on my ankle last night... Hurts."

Alba later posted a photo of her ankle being X-rayed.

Earlier this week (beg18Jun12), the pretty actress posted the first shots from the set of the action film Machete Kills, in which she posed with castmates like Danny Trejo.