One model died after falling ill and falling on the catwalk of fashion week in Sao Paulo in Brazil.
A statement from the organizers said Tales Soares fell ill on Saturday while attending an Ocksa fashion show. A medical team took care of him on the catwalk and Soares was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The statement did not provide further details.
The newspaper Folha de S. Paulo reported that Soares, who would have been Brazilian, tripped on the shoelace and fell. According to the newspaper, the people in the crowd initially thought their downfall was part of a performance.
A photo in the paper showed the model lying face down on the catwalk while the paramedics answered. The newspaper reported Soares, who was a gay rights advocate, was 26 years old.