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34-year-old former Playboy model dies of stroke

34-year-old former Playboy model dies of stroke

34-year-old Katie May, a former Playboy model who had a substantial Snapchat following has died after suffering a stroke.

The LA-based model was taken to hospital where she remained in a critical condition on Monday.

 

A photo posted by Katie May (@mskatiemay) on

The life support machine was switched off by her family on Thursday, reports TMZ.

 

A photo posted by Katie May (@mskatiemay) on

A statement from her brother Stephen May read: ‘It is with heavy hearts that we confirm the passing today of Katie May – mother, daughter, sister, friend, businesswoman, model and social media star – after suffering a catastrophic stroke caused by a blocked carotid artery on Monday.’