‘Power’ Crew Member
Died On Set
12/10/2018 10:17 AM PST
A production assistant on the set of “Power” was hit by an out of control SUV and died from his injuries … TMZ has confirmed.
NYPD tells us … Pedro Jimenez was setting up parking cones for a location shoot in Brooklyn around 4:20 AM when he was struck by a 2006 Ford Explorer. Police responded and Pedro was transported to a Brooklyn Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
In a heartfelt Instagram post, 50 Cent said his prayers and condolences are with Pedro’s family. Fiddy is one of the show’s executive producers and previously had a starring role.
NYPD officials say they are investigating the incident and have already spoken with the driver of the SUV that struck Pedro. The driver, a 64-year-old man, is also a crew member of “Power.” No arrests have been made.
Pedro had worked on the series since it debuted in 2014. He was 63.