Fashion model dies after collapsing on runway

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(CNN) — The fashion world is mourning the loss of a male model in a freak accident. 

Tales Soares, also known as Tales Cotta, died after a fall on the runway during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Brazil. 

The collapse on the catwalk Saturday was recorded on video taken at the event. 

Organizers of Fashion Week said he was taken to a hospital and died sometime after arrival. 

The cause of death has yet to be confirmed. 

Base Management says Soares never spoke about health issues and was a vegetarian with a strict diet.

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