The accident that left Harry Potter’s stunt double paralyzed for life

Date: 31 Jan 2009
Country: GBR
City: Leavesden
Place: Leavesden Studios, Warner Dr, Leavesden, Watford WD25 7LP, UK
Venue/Location: Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden
Show/Event: Harry Potter
Industry: movie

A stunt double, replicating the effect of being propelled through the air by an explosion, was crushed into a wall and fractured his neck due to excessive force applied to the cables or machinery that were supposed to assist his jump