Franco Hernandez, who is one of the members of It’s Showtime’s all-male dance group Hashtags passed away today, November 11. ABS-CBN News reporter MJ Felipe reported that Franco died after drowning in a resort in Davao Occidental. He was with his co-member Tom Doromal.
According to a report by ABS-CBN News, Franco, who was onboard a motorized boat with his girlfriend and Tom, fell off when a strong wave hit them on their way back to North Lamidan's coast, Don Marcelino. Unconscious, he was taken to a clinic where he was declared dead on arrival.
After the news broke, his name went trending on Twitter.
Just this afternoon, the Hashtags celebrated their second anniversary on the noontime show.