A woman who was a contestant on the reality competition show “America’s Next Top Model” has died. TMZ reports that Jael Strauss died this morning in hospice just two months after she announced she had been diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer.
Strauss was 34.
“We’re told she’d been unconscious for a few days, and her family recently stopped allowing visitors,” TMZ reports. “Jael decided to stop chemotherapy around Halloween and went into hospice on Thanksgiving, saying on Facebook, ‘First night in hospice. So many things I never knew about life. Or death. So many things.'”
Here’s a clip from “America’s Next Top Model” Cycle 8 that shows Jael’s elimination from the show near the end of the clip …