New York, Sept 16 (ANI): Nina Davuluri has become the first woman of Indian descent to be crowned Miss America.

The 24-year-old who earlier won the title of Miss New York, wooed the judges with a Bollywood fusion dance, the New York Daily News reported.

Davuluri is the second consecutive contestant from New York to win the Miss America pageant.

After the traditional frolic in the Atlantic City, the pageant winner will head to the scene of a devastating boardwalk fire in Seaside park and Seaside Heights. (ANI)