Beverly Brignoni, of the Bronx, dies during plastic surgery in the Dominican Republic

Beverly Brignoni's family says they're planning to sue

Beverly Brignoni's family says they're planning to sue the surgeon. (Credit: News 12 The Bronx)

A Bronx woman hoping to save money on cosmetic surgery by getting it on vacation in February in the Dominican Republic died during the procedure.

Beverly Brignoni and her boyfriend, Lesley Martinez, went to the Dominican Republic on Feb. 19. Her godmother, Bernadette Lamboy, says she decided to get cosmetic surgery done while on vacation there so she could get more procedures done for less...

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