NANANATILING comatose ang 90-anyos na beteranong aktor na si Eddie Garcia makaraang mawalan ng malay habang nasa shooting ng isang telenovela sa Katuparan street sa Tondo, sa Maynila.
Nabatid na agad itong isinugod sa Mary Johnston Hospital sa Tondo na kung saan sinabi ni Direk Armand Reyes na wala pa ring malay ang aktor na nasa emergency room.
Iniulat na pasado alas-singko ng hapon ay inilipat sa isang pagamutan sa Quezon City ang actor na pinaniniwalaag dumanas ng heart attack base sa paunang pagsusuri sa Mary Johnston Hospital.
Gayundin, naglabas na rin ng official statement ang pamilya ni Eddie Garcia.
Nakapaloob sa mensahe sa publiko: “Manoy Eddie Garcia was at a taping this Saturday morning when he suffered from a severe heart attack. He is still under critical observation and all his doctors are doing their best to assure that he gets the best care.
Our family would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to all those who have expressed concern and extended prayers. Please continue praying for Tito Eddie’s fast recovery. At 90, he is still doing what he loves most, acting. He is a pillar of the industry and is very passionate about his craft. We would like to request his fans and everyone to pray with us so he could get better the soonest time possible. Thank you”.