The most tragic moment in the history of “I bet that …?”: While attempting to jump onto a moving car with springs under his feet, competitor Samuel Koch (23) fell and was seriously injured. He is currently in an artificial coma, has paralysis and several cervical vertebrae are broken. The consequences of the terrible accident cannot yet be foreseen. Thomas Gottschalk canceled the show for the first time in his career.
There were hundreds in the audience. Justin Bieber Fans waiting for their idol to show up: They were not only shocked by the accident drama, but also sad that they couldn’t see Justin. The 16-year-old was dismayed and prayed backstage for the gambling candidate.
Justin Bieber announced to his fans via Twitter: “I just wanted to let you know that I wasn’t playing ‘Wetten, dass…’ today. because there was an accident and we all thought it would be wrong to move on now. Pray for Samuel Koch and his familywhile we wait and wait for health and protection for him. “
Later he wrote: “Germany, I’m sorry we couldn’t perform, but some things are more important than putting on a show. We will be back, I promise ”.