Lex McAllister, a woman who appeared as a contestant on the hit television series The Bachelor in 2010, has died in an apparent suicide.
A member of Lex’s family tells us, she struggled with depression and bipolar disorder.
Law enforcement sources in Columbus, Ohio, told TMZ that a 911 call Saturday said she the aspiring entrepreneur had apparently overdosed on prescription drugs.
The reality star appeared on the 14th season of The Bachelor, in which contestants were competing for Jake Pavelka’s heart. News. “She was only on our first episode, but she seemed like such a vibrant soul”. The then 29-year-old reportedly committed suicide by hanging at her home in New Orleans, Louisiana.
“I find it hard to believe that she is guilty of anything negative in the breakup”, McAllister said in response to rumors that Girardi was unfaithful.
Her family has requested privacy during this hard time.
Jesse Csincsak, who won DeAnna Pappas’ season of “The Bachelorette”, took to Twitter to respond to McAllister’s death. This is just shocking news no matter how well you know someone’. Model Gia Allemand, who was the third runner up on the show, took her own life in 2013.