It’s terrible losing your favorite stars on TV to accidents. Here are the celebrities who have been hurt in terrible accidents and some who have lost their lives to tragedy.
1. Vandolf Quizon
Son of comedy star, Dolphy Quizon, Vandolf had several brushes with accidents. The most shocking one was on November 19, 2001, when the celebrity was headed to Pangasinan with girlfriend Desiree ‘Ishi’ Raquiza and bodyguard. His Ford pickup crashed into a truck. Luckily, the celebrity survived the collision but his girlfriend Desiree passed away.
2. Derek Ramsey
Sports enthusiast Derek Ramsey had a severe arm fracture while playing Frisbee.
3. Lance Raymundo
The actor-singer was in the gym when his face was smashed by an 80-pound barbell. He had to go through serious surgery to fix the deformity on his face.
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4. Robin Padilla
Bad boy Robin Padilla was 19 years old when an accident happened while he was shooting a scene in for “Miss Na Miss Kita: Ang Utol Kong Hoodlum 2” in 1992. A stray explosive hit the celebrity causing him second-degree burns.
5. Toni Gonzaga
In 2007, while doing a TV commercial in a pool, Toni lost her balance in a slippery edge of the pool. The actress fell on her face and almost got her lip ripped.
6. Eddie Gutierrez
Husband of Cebuana manager Annabelle Rama had a cornea surgery after a car crash that happened in the roads of Cavite. After surviving the surgery, he had asked his partner Annabelle Rama to move-in with him to the US to heal his wounds.
7. Richard Gutierrez
He was only 25-year old and was acting for “Mulawin” when Richard had a near death experience in May 2009. Just like his dad, he also had a car crash on his way home. It happened at a Santa Rosa, Tagaytay Road in Puting Kahoy village. His bodyguard was able to survive but his personal assistant passed away.
8. Franco Hernandez
Franco drowned to death when the boat he had ridden was hit by a massive wave. His girlfriend, Janica Nam Floresca was a witness to his death.
9. Bryan Gahol
Former basketball player did not make it alive when he car, a Nissan Urvan Escapade was hit by a vehicle that was carrying vegetables along the northbound lane of the Skyway.
10. Eugene Tejada
PBA Purefood’s basketball player was injured on May 14, 2006, during a game. The Red Bull cager Mick Pennisi fell and hit Eugene’s back, paralyzing body from the hip down.
After intense therapy, Eugene was back on his feet and on the field.
11. Ehra Madrigal and Bianca Manalo
The two celebrities were in a beach escapade in Antique when their speedboat was hit by strong waves that caused it to capsize. The two were able to survive but one of their co-passengers died.
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