What is being called an industrial accident claimed the life of a Walt Disney World cast member in a backstage area behind the Pop Century Resort this morning.
Walt Disney World has confirmed a Cast Member died in a “tragic accident” earlier today at Pop Century Resort (1153 Century Dr). According to @OrangeCoSheriff, this was an "industrial accident."— Scott Gustin (@ScottGustin) July 9, 2018
George A. Kalogridis, president of Walt Disney World Resort, released a statement: pic.twitter.com/2kTncu3g6q
The cast member has been identified as Juan Alberto Ojeda, 33.
Contrary to some reports floating around online, the accident - whatever it was - in not related to construction in the area.Tweet
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