LOS ANGELES — Performer Dakota Skye passed away yesterday in Los Angeles at 27.
The news was confirmed by her aunt on Skye’s personal Facebook account, adding that it occurred yesterday at 2 p.m.
Skye started in the adult industry in 2013 and was still active, according to the iafd database.
The petite blonde performer was described as “sweet” and a “ray of sunshine on sets” by several people who worked with her in her eight years in the industry.
Skye performed for several prominent studios, including Girlsway, Girlfriends Films, Brazzers, Hustler Video, Digital Playground, Evil Angel, Burning Angel, Jules Jordan Video, Reality Kings, Bang, Kink.com, Mile High, Naughty America and many others.
But sources familiar with the model also mentioned that in her private life she had been plagued by personal struggles. Most recently, Skye had also expressed anger at frustration at being picked as a target by abusive online trolls.
Her aunt posted on Facebook the message “This is truly a tragedy. If you are suffering from addiction, I beg you to get help!”
There are no more details at this point about her passing, which was first made public by models who were close with her.
Main Image: Dakota Skye (Source: Facebook)