Stunt driver dies during filming of Deadpool 2
A stunt driver has died during the making of Deadpool 2.
The news was confirmed last night (August 15th) by Vancouver police after an accident on set involving a motorbike.
A stunt driver has died on the set of Deadpool during a stunt on a motorcycle. VPD & @WorkSafeBC investigators are at the scene.— Vancouver Police (@VancouverPD) August 14, 2017
The driver, who has been named as Joi SJ Harris, was taking part in a motorcycle stunt when she lost control of the bike, jumped a kerb and crashed into a building.
Star Ryan Reynolds has paid tribute to Harris in a tweet, which you can see below:
The sequel to Deadpool is due for release on June 1st in 2018.