Melissa Bassi

 

 

Age: 16

 

Summary: fashion student at the all-female Morville Falcone vocational high school who had been hospitalized in extremely critical condition from massive shrapnel wounds and severe burns suffered up to 9o percent of her body in an apparent "Mafia"-connected school bombing that left at least five other students seriously injured after a bomb containing three gas cylinders exploded outside the campus in southern Italy.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a bombing incident

 

Born: 1996

 

Died: May 19, 2012

 

Location: Lecce, Italy