HORROR CRASH: Darcey Corria, the Miss Wales contestant in the most recent Miss Universe pageant, was gravely hurt in an accident while traveling back home. The incident that forced the closure of the M4 for hours gravely injured Miss Wales. Darcey Corria, the current Miss Wales, is still being treated for horrific wounds at the hospital. Let’s find out about the horror crash, what happened exactly to her and if her condition is serious now in detail.
What happened to Darcey Corria?
Darcey Corria, the current Miss Wales, is still being treated for horrific wounds at the hospital. Miss Wales beauty queen, 21, was taken to the hospital after a horrific motorway collision broke her neck and pelvis.
We are saddened to tell you that our wonderful Miss Wales, Darcey Corria, has been hospitalized after a car crash near Bridgend this week. She is in the University Hospital of Wales being treated for several injuries including a broken pelvis and two breaks to bones in her neck. Darcey is receiving much love and support from her close family who have been reassured that she is expected to make a full recovery. While the accident will have an immediate impact on Darcey’s preparation for Miss World in May, we are hopeful and confident that she will still be able to fly the flag for Wales thanks to her determination, the love and support of her family, and the incredible team of medics at UHW. Please show your love for Darcey here….she will see it and we are sure she will appreciate it. Thank you.
How did the horror crash happen?
The accident, which occurred on a motorway in Southern Wales, resulted in the closure of the route for more than three hours. Since then, the 21-year-old, who is from Barry, has stayed at Cardiff’s University Hospital of Wales (UHW).
She is currently being maintained by her family despite having a shattered pelvis and two broken bones in her neck. In the competition’s 70-year history, the beauty queen created history when she became the first person of color to win the Wales title.
If she is in serious condition now?
The black rights activist and 21-year-old beauty queen are reportedly being treated at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff for multiple injuries, including a shattered pelvis and two broken neck bones.
They claimed she is getting a lot of love and support from her immediate family and is anticipated to fully recover. Barry native Darcey, who won Miss Wales in May of last year, will represent Wales in Miss World in May of this year.
“Event organizers at Miss Wales, as well as her family, are hopeful and confident that she will still be able to achieve this owing to the great team of physicians at UHW and her dedication,” a representative for the pageant said.
On Thursday evening, the M4 eastbound was fully shut down for more than three hours as emergency personnel worked at the scene of the collision (January 19).
|A statement from South Wales Police read: “We are dealing with a serious road traffic collision which happened on the eastbound carriageway of the M4 motorway between junctions 35 (Pencoed) and 36 (Sarn) which was reported at 6 pm this evening.
“Because of the nature of the collision it has been necessary to close the carriageway completely while investigations have been continuing. A female has been taken to the University Hospital of Wales with what are described as serious injuries.”
Who is Darcey Corria?
Darcey Corria, a resident of Barry, made history by being the first person of color to win the title of Miss Wales in the year 2022. On Sunday, May 8, the 21-year-old was declared the victor during the event in Newport.
Darcey is the first person of color to be named Miss Wales in the 70-year history of the pageant. She has participated in the Together Stronger anti-racism delivery plan for criminal justice in Wales and is an active advocate for black rights.
She has also volunteered for Race Equality First, a group that promotes racial and ethnic minorities’ integration into society by promoting their physical fitness.
She outlined her goals in her biography for Miss Wales, including continuing to fight for equality for all ethnic groups in Wales and empowering Welsh women to follow their aspirations.
Miss Wales competition
Darcey entered Miss Wales 2022 pageant after competing in 2019 and finishing as the second runner-up. Darcey, whose father is of Jamaican descent and whose mother is white, declared: “I’m incredibly ecstatic to win and feel so honored to be Miss Wales 2022.
I want to express my gratitude to my friends, family, and those who helped me along the path. More than anything, I feel honored to be the first woman of color to win the Miss Wales title. I’m very eager to see where this journey takes me.
“I want to utilize my year to encourage young girls like me to realize that they can be Miss Wales or anything else they want to be, and I would like to see greater diversity on the Miss Wales stage in the future. I was raised not seeing girls in the media who resembled me. I want to demonstrate to young girls of color that they, too, can occupy space and realize their aspirations.
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