Maria Cioncan

 

 

Age: 29

 

Summary: Olympic distance runner best known for winning a bronze medal in the 1500 meter event at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece who set personal bests in both 800 and 1500 meters during the games.

 

 

Cause of Death: Car accident

 

Born: June 19, 1977

 

Died: January 21, 2007

 

Location: Pleven, Bulgaria