The Bachelor Contestant Gia Allemand Passes Away; Former ABC Castmates Remember Her on Twitter
Reality TV star Gia Allemand passes away after an apparent suicide. The so-called "Bachelor Nation" is in mourning after the untimely death of one of the series' stars. Gia Allemand, who competed for Jake Pavelka's heart on the show's 14th season and later appeared on its spin-off series Bachelor Pad, passed away on Wednesday when she was taken off life support after an attempted suicide left her in critical condition. Fellow Bachelor cast members have taken to Twitter to express their sadness, including series host Chris Harrison. "It's with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to our good friend Gia," he tweets. "She will be loved and missed by all who knew her." Our hearts go out to Gia's family, friends and fans -- may she rest in peace.