Production has stopped on the hit series The Walking Dead after stuntman John Bernecker was injured during an accident on set.
John reportedly fell more than 20 feetfrom a balcony to a concrete floor on Wednesday (July 12) and suffered a serious head injury, according to THR.
Bernecker is currently being treated in intensive care at Atlanta Medical Center.
“We are saddened to report that John Bernecker, a talented stuntman for The Walking Dead and numerous other television shows and films, suffered serious injuries from a tragic accident on set,” an AMC spokesperson said in a statement. “He was immediately transported to an Atlanta hospital and we have temporarily shut down production. We are keeping John and his family in our thoughts and prayers.”