Instagram model Natalia Borodina video goes viral on Twitter and Reddit as she hits lamp to result in her death

Instagram model Natalia Borodina video goes viral on Twitter and Reddit as she hits lamp to result in her death

In an age where viral stunts often equate to fame, a haunting reminder of model Natalia Borodina has resurfaced with the video viral on Twitter and Reddit

A 2017 video of the tragic death of Instagram supermodel Natalia Borodina recently made its rounds again on the internet, reigniting discussions on the lengths some go to for online fame.

Instagram model Natalia Borodina full video goes viral on Twitter and Reddit as she hits lamp to result in her death

Natalia Borodina, while on vacation in the Dominican Republic, met her untimely death as she leaned out of a moving car, topless, and tragically hit a lamp post. This dangerous stunt turned fatal instantly.

Film enthusiasts were quick to point out the eeriness of the accident, drawing comparisons to a scene from the 2018 American horror movie ‘Hereditary’. In the film, a character named Charlie met a similarly gruesome end, decapitated after leaning out of a car window and hitting a pole.

Internet reacts to resurfaced video of Natalia Borodina

The reappearance of the video online left many netizens in shock. Numerous social media users expressed their disbelief and grief over Borodina’s untimely death. Platforms were abuzz, especially @dyingscribe’s Twitter post and @r/DarwinAwards post on Reddit, with reactions pouring in about the incident.

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The impact of the tragedy is underscored by the fact that Natalia, only 35 years old at the time of her death, left behind an 11-year-old son. Following the incident, her ex-husband stepped in to care for their son, preventing him from being taken into custody by social services.

Facing backlash and defending Natalia Borodina

In the immediate aftermath of the accident in 2017, the internet was divided. While many criticized Natalia for the dangerous stunt, her loved ones came to her defense. They emphasized her role as the breadwinner for her family and highlighted her numerous acts of kindness.

A close friend of Natalia Borodina’s, in an interview with HITC, said:

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“She helped her poor family with everything. Nobody else worked, only Natalia. She wanted to get everything, she was hoping for a better future. And anyone can make a mistake, why should we judge her by just one video? Are we all saints?”

This friend also emphasized that, beyond the viral video, Natalia was a loving daughter and a dedicated mother.

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The price of viral fame

Natalia Borodina’s tragic death serves as a somber reminder of the potential consequences of chasing viral fame. As social media continues to shape our perceptions of success, it’s essential to remember the real-life repercussions that can result from fleeting online moments.

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