Welsh stuntman Jonathan Goodwin, who has also appeared on the US version of the ITV talent show, suffered a spinal cord injury left behind by a stunt failure involving two cars on fire. in October last year.
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A Britain’s Got Talent star has shared an inspirational message after being paralyzed for life after a fireball stunt went horribly wrong.
Welsh stuntman Jonathan Goodwin, who has also appeared on the US version of the ITV talent show, was injured for life after a failed stunt last October, during filming America’s Got Talent: Extreme movie.
Jonathan, 42, was trying to get out of a straight coat while hovering 30 feet in the air between two burning cars at Atlanta Motor Speedway in Georgia but was eventually crushed between the two cars and fell 30 feet of land.
He was hospitalized for four months, along with his fiancée, actress Amanda Abbington, later revealing Jonathan had suffered a severed spinal cord, third-degree burns, broken spine and broken leg.
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Despite being told he will probably never walk again, Jonathan said he will try and stay optimistic as he recently shared a video of himself sitting on a wing. vast field and enjoy the surroundings.
He said: ‘I’m in a field, which I know is random but I thought I would never be able to get to a place like this in a wheelchair. And then I passed one and said I would try.
He then went on to show his followers a third wheel in front of his wheelchair and said, “I have this in front of my wheelchair to tackle a bit of rough ground. rugged
He ended by saying, “But never assume you can’t do something, give it a try.”
He then wrote in a message on his Instagram story: “When things don’t go your way… try not to panic. Take a minute… take a breather. Then , figure out how to move forward.”
Earlier this month, he shared his first wheelchair photo and revealed that he was separated from his beloved dog while recovering in hospital.
“Six months ago, I went to practice something and let this little monkey patiently wait for me…” he said.
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“He didn’t see his dad again until just a couple of weeks ago and when he finally did, Dad had new awesome wheels.
“A lot of things have changed in the last six months, but love is the same and I love so much. Looking forward to my next chapter and is a roll pattern. “
He then told his followers on Instagram: “Thanks for all the love and lovely messages. To answer some questions, I have a T11 spinal cord injury, which means I am paralyzed from the waist down. ”
In an interview on the Out to Lunch podcast with Jay Rayner, star of Sherlock, Amanda said: “He was paralyzed, now he’s in a wheelchair.
“Unless there’s some kind of stem cell surgery or something that Elon Musk is designing with a small chip, he’s going to be.”
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