Stuntwoman Dies On “Deadpool 2” Set

Vancouver police have confirmed to CTV News that a female stunt driver has died following an accident on the set of “Deadpool 2” in downtown Vancouver.

Witnesses say the crew was filming a stunt sequence involving a motorcycle at Jack Poole Plaza when something went wrong and the driver appeared to lose control of the vehicle which went off set and through the window of Shaw Tower.

The stunt woman was loaded into an Advanced Life Support ambulance, which remained at the scene for about 45 minutes before driving off without its lights or sirens activated.

Investigators from WorkSafeBC have been called to the scene of the accident.