Porn star Olivia Lua has passed away at 23, the latest in a string of deaths to rock the adult entertainment industry.
LA Direct Models said they were ‘deeply shocked and saddened’ in a statement which suggested prescription drugs and alcohol could be to blame.
Her death makes her the fifth adult actress to pass away in three months following the deaths of Yuri Luv, 31, August Ames, 23, Olivia Nova, 20, and Shyla Stylez, 35.
The agency said: ‘Much comment has recently been made on the number of adult stars having passed in the last year and with great sadness, we must inform that the list has grown longer.
‘We learned today that Olivia Lua passed away this morning – may she rest in peace.’