A female stunt person has died while performing a motorcycle stunt on the set of “Deadpool 2” according to a statement from the Vancouver police.
On Tuesday, the Coroners Service of British Columbia identified the victim as 40-year-old SJ Harris of New York City.
20th Century Fox, the studio that is producing the movies released a statement saying, “We are deeply saddened by the accident that occurred on the set of ‘Deadpool 2’ this morning. Our hearts and prayers are with the family, friends and colleagues of our crew member during this difficult time.”
Set for a 2018 release date, production for the Ryan Reynolds starred film will resume in a few days.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.