According to reports, TIKTOK doctor Leonardo Gil was killed in an accident.
The 34-year-old star was involved in a motorcycle accident after his shift at a hospital in Hialeah, Florida.
It was reported that he had been in an accident before someone recognized the doctor on the ground and called 911, WSVN report.
His aunt, Katiuska Fernandez, told the outlet: “The only thing we know is that people left him on the street and walked away.”
Gil was taken to the hospital but later died from his injuries. WSVN report.
Family members were devastated after the tragedy.
“We are very sad because he is only 34 years old,” Fernandez said.
She said that Gil really knows how to make people smile.
Fernandez added: “Whether he meets you on the street, or if you’re one of his more than 90,000 TikTok followers, his goal is to brighten your day. Everyone knew he was going to say something nice. “
Colleagues at work have also paid tribute to the late TikTok star.
Shirley Martell posted on Facebook: “My heart is simply broken… ..you have so many… smiles and faces at our workplace.
“What a huge void we would all feel without your joy, your energy, keeping us running for your long softball hits, and to be the best Grinch EVER. !! Go but don’t forget. You RIP, you did well. ”
Dozens of fans also paid their respects to the doctor as news of his death spread online.
One said: “My broken heart sends my deepest condolences to his family and everyone who was able to meet him.”
Another TikToker commented: “So young. God bless him in glory”.
And, a third posted: “Oh, I can’t believe this, I’m in shock.”
Gil started working at Hialeah hospital as a janitor after immigrating from Cuba about 10 years ago.
He was a porter before becoming an endoscopy technician.
ONE GoFundMe The site was established to cover funeral expenses.
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