The Story Behind Tragic Death of the Young Natasha Velez Maysonet

President of Miss Teen World Puerto Rico, Carlos Figueroa, yet not conceal his surprise at the tragic death of the young Natasha Velez Maysonet, who represented the town of Camuy in last year's contest, held last February 24 in Fine Arts Center in Guaynabo.

 Maysonet Velez, 19, died today along with two other youths by carbon monoxide poisoning in a cabin motel Adonis, in Juana Diaz, police said.


"It's very unfortunate ... I just found out about an hour ago and all has taken us by surprise, "Figueroa said in a telephone interview with Primera Hora.

"I can say she was a young responsible, committed and dedicated. I met her for eight months and as chairman of the competition I took a special affection. The news has affected me greatly, "he added.
Death of the Young Natasha Velez Maysonet

The communications student at the University of the Sacred Heart stood out in the competition for leadership and jovial spirit. It came to the table of the semifinalists, but managed to win the affection of her colleagues and the entire team of the competition, said Figueroa.

"He was always laughing, was very loving, very expressive ... I can not say anything negative about her or her behavior because it was excellent throughout, "he continued.

  The fair's president could not say whether she had brothers or only child, what did remember it was very close to her mother who bore physical resemblance.

"I do not want to imagine how his family must be it was excellent and always relied on what he wanted. Had an excellent mother who looked a lot like her and the messages sent to me after the contest were always grateful, "he said.

Natalia Latorre, who was the winner of the contest, was also greatly affected by the news, and he shared with Natasha during the event.

"So far as he did not believe because you see the news and never think that something like this is going to play so close. Natasha was well good at all and was quite friendly and well genuine. It is rather unfortunate what happened and my condolences to his family, "shared the queen.

 Latorre reported that his friend wanted to finish college and aspired to compete in Miss Universe Puerto Rico. He also recalled that she was very close to his mother.

Luis Daniel Rosario, public relations director of the event, could not believe what had happened to the representative of Camuy.

"It was a super girl cheerful, helpful, knowledgeable, attentive to all her companions. Nothing a person with problems or anything ... She was very young and I'm still in shock, "he lamented.

Natasha Velez Maysonet wanted to be TV host and continue studies in law. His talent was dance. That said at the informal interview is published in the official Miss Teen World of Puerto Rico.