Security guard killed in van accident on 'NCIS' set
A security guard was killed on the set of NCIS Wednesday afternoon, when he was struck by a passenger van that veered into the show’s production camp in Santa Clarita, Calif. The victim was rushed to the hospital, where he died soon after arrival. The show’s production has been suspended.
“Everyone at the network, the studio and NCIS is devastated by the news,” CBS said in a statement. “Our hearts grieve for his family and friends for this tragic loss.”
NCIS‘ producers, cast, and crew offered this statement: “With profound sympathy we mourn the tragic passing of our co-worker and friend. NCIS is a family. And, as with any family, we are deeply saddened by this unexpected loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his loved ones.”