Playboy model Katie May who was named “Queen of Snapchat” by Sports Illustrated and GQ has died. She was 34. May suffered a stroke after an accident at a photoshoot, according to reports.
May had been hospitalized since Monday after suffering a stroke due to blockage in her carotid artery. She died on Thursday after being taken off life support.
TMZ reports May suffered a neck injury after a fall during a photoshoot last week, which could have led to the stroke.
Statement from her family:
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.