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The dying man refers to an unnamed survivor in the Season 5 episode "Slabtown" in AMC's The Walking Dead.



Nothing is known about this man's life before or as the outbreak began.


Season 5


After traveling on foot through Atlanta, this man collapsed under a bridge due to cardiac arrest and extreme dehydration, and was found by the officers of Grady Memorial Hospital and put on life support. After having no signs of improvement, Steven Edwards turned off his life support, killing him then stabbed him in the temple with a knife to prevent reanimation. His body was later taken to the elevator shaft, where he was unstrapped from the gurney and thrown from the gurney down the elevator shaft to the bottom, where the walkers devoured his body.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims this man has killed:

  • Possibly numerous counts of zombies.


Killed By

After showing no signs of improvement from his injuries, Dawn made the call to take this man off life support by, killing him, then was stabbed in the head with a knife to prevent reanimation by Steven Edwards.


TV Series

Season 5


  • Kent Wagner's trailer door referred to his character as the Dying/Dead Man.[1]
  • Kent Wagner mentions that if he lived past his injury, he would've tried to escape the hospital quickly after getting some stability, thinking that after seeing what's going on, people would have to be weak overall like Steven Edwards to stay.


Unnamed or Unseen TV Characters
King County DianeLindaTomFredCindyJudithKingsleyDaniels
KellySarahTyrellSheilaMaryanneOfficer 1Officer 2
Officer 3MotherMother 2HollyMr. SiggardMrs. Siggard
Criminal 1Criminal 2Criminal 3
Atlanta Camp Survivor
Nursing Home Carlito
Dave and Tony's Group Jane
Woodbury Resident 1Resident 6Resident 11MotherResident 2
Resident 4Foster DaughterResident 3Resident 8Pete
MichaelRobbieGuard 1Guard 2Guard 5Resident 5
Resident 7Resident 9Resident 10GuardSoldier
BobEisenbergGuard 4Guard 3Governor's Victims
Military Personnel Guardsman 6Guardsman 2Guardsman 4Guardsman 3
Guardsman 5Guardsman 1
Mexican Family FatherMotherSonBaby
Prison Newcomers TeenagerNewcomerWomanMrs. RichardsNoris' Son
Martinez' Camp ManWomanResident
Terminus ChuckCynthiaKayleeWomanResident 1Resident 2
GuardManGirlButcher 1Butcher 2
Abraham's Group WarrenRexJosiahDirkStephanieJosephineRogerPam
Alexandria Safe-Zone RosemaryResident 1DavidsonPascalTedLucyMayaAdrianParkHelenJeffreyCharlyneO'HaraSamanthaDanDineshBobby
The Wolves Wolf 1Wolf 4Wolf 3Wolf 2Wolf 5
Hilltop Colony MarshaTimRory
The Saviors Savior 5Savior 3Savior 4Savior 2Savior 1
The Kingdom Resident 1Resident 2Resident 3
Animals PigletsHorse
Miscellaneous Characters RogersBlakeNaomiJennieFrankBrianJeanJerryWilhelmSamJoe Jr.RachelT.ManWomanDennisManEnid's MotherEnid's FatherDying ManMan 2SurvivorFatherHitchhikerHermitJohnCrightonMrs. BlakeIrmaRed Poncho ManLibrary SurvivorMan 1
Alive characters appear in green. Dead characters appear in red and italics. Unknown characters appear in blue. Undead characters appear in grey and italics.

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