Joe lara, the star of “Tarzan: The Epic Adventures”, died after the plane in which he was traveling, along with his wife and other guests crashed this weekend in a lake.
The private jet they were traveling in, said to be a Cessna 501, took off on Saturday from Smyrna Airport, outside of Nashville, and was reportedly headed for Palm Beach, FL, but somehow sank in the Percy Priest lake shortly after takeoff.
A group of firefighters and other rescue teams were dispatched to the scene, but, after an overnight operation, authorities reported that the passengers were found to have died and their families were notified at the same time.
An investigation was also opened to determine what could have caused the accident in which Joe Lara was one of the seven people who died.
The other victims are her spouse, Christian diet guru, Gwen Lara, Jennifer J. Martin, David L. Martin, Jessica Walters, Jonathan Walters, and Brandon Hannah, all of whom are local and are reportedly part of it. church.
Who is Joe Lara?
Joe lara He is famous since his days on television, when he played the king of the jungle from 1996 to 2000, playing Tarzan for a total of 22 episodes, including a television movie that came out years earlier called “Tarzan in Manhattan.” , which catapulted him into the role.
Previously he participated in the projects “Steel Fronteir”, “Sunset Heat”, “Gunsmoke: The Last Apache”, “American Cyborg: Steel Warrior”, “The Magnificent Seven”, “Baywatch” and “Tropical Heat”, among several others.
Lara married Gwen Shamblin in 2018, who is famous for founding the Remnant Fellowship Church and the Weigh Down Workshop, a weight loss program that was world famous in the 1980s and 1990s among the church’s parishioners. Gwen and Joe leave two children. The actor was 58 years old and she 66.
With information from TMZ
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