A ski resort that wanted to drive traffic to its business rumored that Denzel was dead, but he is very much alive.
A website called Global Associated News shook up fans Denzel Washington by reporting that “Denzel Washington Dies in Snowboard Accident.”
The site goes on the state that Washington was vacationing at a ski resort in Switzerland when he lost control of his snowboard and crashed into a tree, and that Denzel “died instantly.”
The article got more than 1,000 Facebook “likes,” according to the Huffington Post.
The fake news report was posted by a ski resort that wanted to drive traffic to their business.