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Hospital says Eddie Garcia is still in a ‘comatose state’

Eddie Garcia had an accident over the weekend which caused him to fall into a deep coma.

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6/12/2019 12:05 PM
Hospital says Eddie Garcia is still in a ‘comatose state’


Veteran actor Eddie Garcia is still in a deep comatose state and is currently getting treatment at the Makati Medical Center.

The hospital released a statement saying he is still in critical condition.

“Mr. Garcia continues to be in critical condition. He is in a comatose state with minimal spontaneous respiration," Dr. Artemio Salvador, Patient Relations Department Division Head of the Makati Medical Center said.

Eddie figured in an unfortunate accident over the weekend while taping for a program he is starring in. 

Read: Veteran actor Eddie Garcia, nawalan ng malay habang nasa taping

Initial reports said he had a heart attack, which caused him to fall into deep coma, but his family clarified later on that he tripped on a wire and sustained a neck injury.

Read: Kapamilya ni Eddie Garcia nilinaw na hindi atake sa puso ang dahilan ng pagkatumba nito

GMA-7 network also released a statement saying they are currently investigating the incident after finding out that there were no medical team on standby.

Celebrities then flocked on social media to ask for prayers for Eddie’s speedy recovery.

Read: Celebrities extend prayers for Eddie Garcia’s quick recovery