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Wipeout participant loses his life after completing one of the tests

One of the contestants on this popular TBS reality show suddenly lost his life after finishing one of the obstacle challenges.

| 11/26/2020 | ionicons-v5-c11: 31 | Francisco Trejo |

United States.- After completing one of the tests of the program WipeOut was that a participant in this famous reality show tragically lost his life after suffering a cardiac arrest during the recordings of said program.

Following Wednesday’s incident, the contestant was treated by emergency medical personnel at the scene and later died, sources close to the television show’s production said.

The contestants of « Wipeout« They must undergo medical examinations before participating, according to the sources, who added that this season’s participants were also tested for Covid-19 prior to filming.

A spokesperson for TBS, television station that transmits « Wipeout« he spoke to the CNN to express your condolences to the family of the deceased today.

« We are devastated to learn of his passing and our condolences to the family. »

Endemol Shine North America, which produces the series, added: « We offer our heartfelt condolences to the family and our thoughts are with them at this time. »

The production of « Wipeout« It was stopped on Thursday and Friday and will resume after a planned break after Thanksgiving break.