Franco of Hashtags dies in drowning incident


One of the members of the boy group Hashtags of “It’s Showtime drowned in Davao Occidental on Saturday, November 11, 2017.

MJ Felipe of ABS-CBN confirmed the news via his talent agency, Cornerstone Entertainment.

It was said that Hernandez was already on his way back to the coast of North Lamidan, Don Marcelino town together with his girlfriend and his co-member of Hashtags Saturday afternoon when a strong wave hit their motorized banca causing him to fall off.

Franco’s body was recovered immediately but he was already unconscious. He was immediately brough to the nearest clinic in the neighboring town of Malita, where he was later on declared dead on arrival.