Production on NCIS has shut down following an accident on set which resulted in the death of a security guard.
The man was hit on the Santa Clarita set of the crime procedural by a wayward van which veered into the area.
He was rushed to hospital but he died later due to his injuries.
Everyone at the network, the studio and NCIS is devastated by the news,” said a statement from CBS Television Studios and CBS Entertainment. “Our hearts grieve for his family and friends for this tragic loss. We are, of course, cooperating with the local authorities in Santa Clarita to help determine what caused this terrible accident.”
Production has been suspended indefinitely.