‘Bachelorette’ Alum Tyler Gwozdz Dead at 29. 5 Other Bachelor Nation Stars We’ve Lost Too Soon.

by Jeremy Spirogis
Tyler Gwozdz

Bachelor Nation is reeling after studying of the demise of Tyler Gwozdz. The 29-year-old who appeared on season 15 of The Bachelorette died Jan. 22 in Palm Beach County, Florida, Entertainment Tonight is reporting. The explanation for demise has not been launched, however the actuality star was hospitalized Jan. 13 following a “medical overdose,” in line with Variety.

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Gwozdz appeared briefly on The Bachelorette earlier than leaving the present for unspecified causes three episodes into the season. At the time, there have been rumors that one thing in his previous brought about him to be faraway from the present, however Gwozdz mentioned his departure was the result of a dialogue between him and the producers. 

Sadly, Gwozdz is just not the primary particular person related with The Bachelor franchise who has died. At least 5 different folks related to the reveals have handed away. 

Christy Caserta 

Lawyer Christy Caserta competed on Season 15 of The Bachelor in 2011. She didn’t make it previous the primary spherical of eliminations within the season that in the end noticed second-time Bachelor Brad Womack hand the rose to Emily Maynard

Caserta died on Oct. 4, 2018, after experiencing a seizure, Us Weekly reported. She was 38 years outdated. 

Michael Nance 

After her relationship with Womack ended, Maynard went on to seem on The Bachelorette Season 8. Michael Nance was one among 25 contestants that season. He was eradicated in week 4.

During his time on the present Nance, who labored as a rehab counselor, talked about his habit to prescription painkillers. He died on May 28, 2017, as a consequence of a number of drug toxicity, People reported. He had taken cocaine, heroin, Clonazepam, and Gabapentin shortly earlier than dying, his post-mortem revealed.  

Eric Hill 

Avid traveler Eric Hill competed on Andi Dorfman’s season of The Bachelorette in 2014. But the 31-year-old sadly handed away earlier than his episodes aired. Dorfman and the remaining contestants realized of his demise in a paragliding accident throughout the filming of the present. Dorfman broke down in tears upon listening to the information, lamenting that she’d despatched him residence after the 2 had a disagreement. 

Erin Storm 

Erin Storm, then 33, competed on season 12 of The Bachelor in 2008, vying to win the center of Matt Grant. She was despatched residence in week 3. In 2016, Storm died in a personal aircraft crash. She was the one particular person on board the Airborne XT-912 that crashed shortly after takeoff on the Hawthorne Municipal Airport in Hawthorne, California, E! News reported. 

Gia Allemand 

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Actress and mannequin Gia Allemand was a contestant on season 14 of The Bachelor, the place she competed to win the center of Jake Pavelka. She completed in third place and went on to seem within the first season of the spinoff present Bachelor Pad in 2010.

In August 2013, Allemand died by suicide following an argument together with her boyfriend, NBA participant Ryan Anderson, E! News reported. She was 29.  

How to get assist: In the U.S., name the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. Or textual content HOME to 741-741 to attach with a educated disaster counselor on the free Crisis Text Line.

If you or somebody you already know is battling substance abuse, contact the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration helpline at 1-800-662-4357 (within the U.S.).

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