Myrna Reinhard, a 24-year-old student from Nijmegen, was killed this week in Vietnam. She was probably electrocuted when she bathed in a hostel in the Vietnamese coastal city of Hoi An, home to many backpackers. Myrna was traveling through Asia.
A Foreign Ministry spokesman reports a fatal accident. "We are in contact with the family of the deceased woman and offer help when needed," he says to Omroep Gelderland.
Active and very popular
Myrna Reinhard was a medical student in Nijmegen and a beloved member of the Ovum Novum student association.
Myrna was sweet, engaged and always committed to a better student life for Nijmegen and Holland. With her beautiful smile she stole everyone's heart and her sudden death leaves a big void behind, "you can read on the association's website.