By Barbara Esinam Bonney
Well known and successful pop star, Gabriel Diniz was reportedly involved in a tragic airplane accident while travelling to attend his girlfriend, Karoline Calheiro’s 25th birthday party at Maceio in the east coast of Brazil on Monday.
He was involved in the crash with two pilots, Linaldo Xavier and Abraão Farias, who also lost their lives.
According to the Brazilian media reports, the plane they boarded, a Piper PA-28 Cherokee was only used for flight training and was not licensed for longer air trips although it was air worthy.
His death was also confirmed when the late pop star’s representatives confirmed to the Us Magazine, “It is with great pain that we can confirm the death of Gabriel Diniz and the plane’s crew.”