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©AP/ Kristin Chenoweth
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Kristin Chenoweth leaves 'The Good Wife' after on-set injury

Entertainment Tonight

Just over a month after announcing her addition to the cast, Kristin Chenoweth has reluctantly given up her recurring role on the CBS drama "The Good Wife" as she recovers from her on-set injury last month.

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"It is with deep regret to inform everyone that due to my injuries, I am unable to return to The Good Wife," Chenoweth, 43, told People in a statement Monday. "Getting better slowly, and thank you everyone for your concern."

Chenoweth was rushed to the hospital on July 11 after being struck by lighting equipment.

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Representatives for CBS gave a statement to ET following the incident, saying, "She received treatment on the scene by the show's medic until a New York Fire Department emergency medical team arrived and transported her to the hospital. All of us at the studio and the show are thinking about Kristin and wishing her a quick recovery."

"To all my fans: thank you for support and love!" Chenoweth tweeted on July 24, informing her fans about her recovery. "Doin better everyday. More to come when I'm able! ... I love you guys xo."

The actress will still be featured on the Season 4 premiere on Sept. 30 at 9 p.m. ET.