facebook
twitter
search
search

'Transformers 3' extra hurt in stunt scene

Sept. 2, 2010 at 12:47 PM

HAMMOND, Ind., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A movie extra working on "Transformers 3" in Hammond, Ind., was seriously injured by a flying metal object during a stunt, Indiana State Police said.

Police said Gabriela Cedillo, 24, of Chicago, was driving on a closed set when the object crashed through the windshield of her car and struck her, WGN-TV, Chicago, reported Thursday.

Cedillo, who was driving her own vehicle in the scene, was an extra and not a stunt crew member, police said. The vehicle kept moving and striking a concrete barrier wall for nearly a mile before stopping.

Cedillo sustained a serious head injury, police said, and was taken to a hospital.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Jessa Duggar posts baby bump selfie at 22 weeks
Miranda Kerr spotted kissing Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel
Man sues Bobbi Kristina Brown for car crash days before her hospitalization
Watch Channing Tatum bust 7 dance moves in half a minute, including voguing
Sherri Shepherd to pay $4K per month for her disavowed child