The Walking Dead stuntman John Bernecker dies after following on-set accident


According to Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk, Bernecker yearned at Atlanta Medical Centre of blunt force trauma due to his fall on set. 

He was reportedly positioned on a ventilator after the accident, which was turned off on Thursday. 

He was rushed to sanitarium by the air ambulance after reportedly falling 20 feet from a party line onto a concrete floor. 

It was said that he was rehearsing a fight scenery for the zombie series which was meant to end in a routine fall from a balcony. 


John was rushed to clinic by the air ambulance after reportedly falling 20 feet

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Production on the eighth run of The Pussyfoot Dead has been halted in the wake of the accident


It was responded that John was rehearsing a fight scene for the zombie series when he strike down

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Actress Lauren Cohan asked Walking Hardened fans to keep John in their prayers

Bernecker’s girlfriend Jennifer Cocker helped a heartbreaking post on Facebook following his accident, saying: «John warrants to be seen by every neurosurgeon and doctor there is until one of them convoys the life we all know he has in him and bring him back to us. This isn’t fair.»

Meanwhile, actress Lauren Cohan, who heroines as Maggie Rhee, asked fans to keep the stuntman in their supplications. 

«Dear Walking Dead Family, please keep John Bernecker, our stuntman and his parentage in your prayers today,» she shared on Twitter. 

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