Brazilian model Mariana Bridi Da Costa dies

mariana-bridi-da-costa-pictureBrazilian model and former Miss World Brazil finalist Mariana Bridi Da Costa, who was reported battling for her life after her hands and feet was amputated because of complications related to generalized infection has died.

Officials said in a statement early Saturday that 20-year-old Mariana Bridi’s condition deteriorated overnight. She died at 2:30 a.m.

The Espirito Santo State Health Secretariat said in the statement she died from complications related to a generalized infection. It was caused by the bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa, which is known to be resistant to multiple kinds of antibiotics. (via AP)

Mariana was a former Miss World Brazil finalist twice.