Saturday, 18 November, 2017

'The Walking Dead' Stuntman Dies After Falling On Set Of The Show

Walking Dead stuntman critically injured 'The Walking Dead' Halts Production After Stuntman Badly Injured In On-Set Fall
Nicole Thomas | 15 July, 2017, 01:54

Bernecker had apparently fallen 25 feet off a balcony, hitting his head on a concrete floor.

Hawk said Bernecker died from blunt force trauma and that his death is considered accidental.

Can't see the video below? The stuntman was immediately rushed a local medical facility, and The Walking Dead shut down production while AMC released a statement.

AMC said on Wednesday afternoon that they were "saddened" by the news of Mr Bernecker's injuries, and had temporarily shut down production of the show.

Bernecker also appeared in films such as Logan, the most recent Fantastic Four film and the Hunger Games.

"We have been informed of a serious injury to a SAG-AFTRA member on the set of "The Walking Dead" and are investigating the situation", a SAG-AFTRA spokesperson told Variety. He was airlifted to Atlanta Medical Center and placed on a ventilator. Bernecker fell earlier Wednesday on the show's set in Senoia, about 35 miles (56 kilometers) south of Atlanta.

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It is believed that Bernecker broke his neck after a fall from a great height however he was still breathing and conscious after when paramedics arrived.

SAG-AFTRA represents stunt professionals, and they're investigating the accident. "Please RT & put him in your thoughts and prayers".

The Walking Dead is now set to return for season 8 in October. It's unclear if this production accident changes those plans.

Andrew Lincoln and Danai Gurira in The Walking Dead (2010).

Actress Lauren Cohan, who plays Maggie in the show, tweeted: "Dear Walking Dead Family, please keep John Bernecker, our stuntman and his family in your prayers today".

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