New York —

Amber-Lee Friis, finalist of Miss Universe New Zealand 2018, died at 23 years of age. The beauty queen lost her life last Monday, reported the talent agency to which she belonged.

It is with immense sadness that we report the sudden demise of our talented and beautiful Amber-Lee FriisThe Talent Tree wrote on Facebook. “Amber-Lee was one of our original models and a 2018 Miss Universe New Zealand finalist. Our sincere condolences to Amber-Lee’s family and friends. D.E.P bella dama

The cause of her death was not disclosed, but the Daily Mail claims that the model had killed herself.