Actors Raymond Garduno Cross and John Francis Gonzalez aguilar-also known as Paco Mufoteawho star in the Netflix series The chosen one† died in a car accident in Mexico.
The two were killed after their van crashed and overturned on a road in the Baja California Sur Peninsula on June 16. Two other cast members and four crew members were injured and were taken to a nearby hospital, E! News has confirmed.
e! News has also learned that the group is filming in Mexico The chosen one and were on their way to the local airport at the time of the crash.
The state government of Baja California said in a statement posted to Facebook on June 17: “From the state government, we deeply regret the deaths of Raymundo Garduño Cruz and Juan Francisco González Aguilar ‘Paco Mufote’. Our condolences to their families, friends and the arts community of Baja California. May they rest in peace.”
e! News has contacted Netflix for comment, but has not heard back.