Victoria McGrath Photos: Pictures of Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor


Victoria McGrath survived the Boston Marathon Bombing in April 2013. On March 6, 2016, she was killed in a car accident in Dubai at the age of 23. Her death was announced by her alma-mater, Northeastern University. The other victim in the crash was also a student in the school. She has been named as Priscilla Perez Torres. In a statement the school said, "Northeastern University has confirmed that two undergraduate students have been tragically killed in a car accident overseas. Our hearts go out to the family and friends of Victoria McGrath and Priscilla Perez Torres in this extremely difficult time."


The Boston Herald reports that McGrath and Torres were in Dubai when the accident occurred. Fox Boston reports that the pair were on a private trip and not studying in the city. There has been no official confirmation their deaths from the U.S. Embassy in Abu Dhabi.

The deaths of McGrath and Torres came a day after Canadian nationals James Portuondo and Cody Nixon died along with another unnamed man while riding in a Ferrari in Dubai, reports CBC.


Here are the photos of McGrath that help to celebrate her wonderful life: