British socialite Tara Palmer-Tomkinson dies at age 45 – UK media reports
LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (APRIL 24, 2012) (REUTERS) – British socialite and TV personality Tara Palmer-Tomkinson has died at the age of 45, according to media reports on Wednesday (February 8).
It was reported that Palmer-Tomkinson, god-daughter of Prince Charles, was found dead at her London home when officers were called to the scene.
Her death is said to be treated as unexplained.
Known in the 1990s as an ‘it girl’ for her party lifestyle, Palmer-Tomkinson was diagnosed with a brain tumour last year.
News presenter Piers Morgan led the tributes on Twitter, saying: “A fun, feisty woman who battled many demons. Very sad news.”