Jennifer Aniston mourns the death of the morning show’s camera assistant in a motorcycle crash

Jennifer Aniston Reeling due to the death of a member of morning show family.

On July 7, the actress shared a touching tribute Eric Gunnar MortensenWho worked as a camera assistant on the subsequent Apple TV series killed, killed In a motorcycle accident.

“Last week we suddenly and tragically lost Gunnar Mortensen,” Aniston wrote in her Instagram Stories, along with a picture of Gunnar and his family. “One of the bright lights on themorningshow. As a camera assistant, he was very skilled and dedicated to his job. In memory of Gunnar, a page has been set up to help raise money for his wife, Kellyand his two-year-old son, Lars During this difficult time. We will miss you, Gunnar.”

Mortensen Die on July 4 after being involved in a motorcycle crash on State Highway 74 in Southern California. according to press release From Coroner’s Riverside County office, he was transferred to Hemet World Medical Center, where he later died of his injuries. He was 39 years old.

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Mortensen’s union, ICG Local 600, has set up a GoFundMe page to help raise money for his wife and son. So far, they have raised nearly $130,000 to help his family.

Many people who knew Mortensen shared some of their cherished memories with him in the comments section of fundraising pageIncluding cinematographer Jules O’Loughlinwho said he did a movie with Mortensen in 2018.

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He wrote, “He was a great focus puller and a great guy to have on set.” “He always arrived with a smile and leaves the same smile at the end of the day. He was the kind of person I would love to have on my team but more importantly, in my life. And he loaned me his very cool bag of custom made crystals that brought a little bit of magic into some of my frames. That was He is Gunnar – a little magic that has affected a lot of lives. missing him. “

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