Olympic figure skater Debi Thomas broke, lives in bug-infested trailer

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Debi Thomas, a fallen Olympic figure skater and doctor, is now living in a bed bug-infested trailer park where she’s penniless and begging former fans for money, she revealed in a new interview.

The 48-year-old former athlete has hit rock bottom nearly 30 years after becoming the first African American to win the women’s title at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, she told Iyanla Vanzant on the relationship expert’s “Fix My Life” series.

A GoFundMe page she started 10 months ago failed to raise a quarter of what she had hoped.