38 year old acrobat Yoshino Kazutaka passed away on This Monday due to an accident. He was on the main staff for the upcoming New stage play adaptation of “Hajime Isayama’s Attack on Titan manga” and credited as an acrobat for the summer production.
According to authorities, Yoshino fell 10 meters (about 30 feet) from the 5 to 2 floor of the Maihama Ampitheater in Chiba, located inside the “Tokyo Disney Resort”, on this Monday afternoon. Yoshino Kazutaka was inspecting the equipment for wire action sequences and suspended himself in mid air using the equipment. When he fell, emergency services were notified. Yoshino suffered a cardiopulmonary arrest and was pronounced dead when Yoshino arrived in the hospital.
Police are investigating the circumstances of the accident.