Dec 28, 2011

Crash Seriously Injures Miss Brazil 2010

Brazil News

| VITORIA, Brazil – An accident occurred on Tuesday afternoon in Guarapari, Espirito Santo, leaving Debora Moura Lyra, Miss Brazil 2010 seriously injured. The head-on crash happened during foul weather in Guarapari, on the BR-101 highway, about 50 km (31 miles) from the state capital, Vitoria.

Tuesday afternoon Car Crash Seriously Injures Miss Brazil 2010, Debora Moura Lyra, 22, in Espirito Santo

Debora Moura Lyra (Photo:

According to the Federal Highway Patrol (PRF), she was driving a Volkswagen Gol when she lost control on a curve, crossed into oncoming traffic and collided head on with a Toyota Bandeirante (Landcruiser). Police theorize that heavy rainfall recorded in the area at the time contributed to the accident.

Riding inside the Gol with Debora, were Hermon Souza Lopes, 22, Caroline Carone, 21, who had serious injuries, and Maria Auxiliadora Miguel de Souza, 55, who succumbed to her injuries and died.

The driver of the Toyota, Roberto Lessa, 24, and passenger Julia Brasil Lessa Vasconcellos, 26, had serious injuries and were taken to area hospitals.

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1 comment:

  1. Thank you for sharing this, I hope that she is ok and nothing that serious happened.