Korean racing model Joo Da Ha passed away in a car accident at an intersection located in South Korea's Yeongam.
The fan favourite race queen was on her way to the 206 Asia Speed Festival on May 15 when she was involved in a car accident.
Despite being rushed to the hospital by paramedics, she was eventually pronounced dead at 8:40AM KST.
Five others involved in the accident are gravely injured and in critical condition, reports Koreaboo.
Joo Da Ha had previously won the award in the racing model section of the 2012 Asia Model Awards.