Anne Heche, in critical condition after crashing into a house in Los Angeles

American actress Anne Hecheknown for movies like six days and seven nights oh american playboy, among many others, she is hospitalized in critical condition after the vehicle she was traveling in crashed into a house in the city of Los Angeles, as local media like CNN and the TMZ portal reported on Friday .

The vehicle, a blue Mini Cooper, was traveling so fast it skidded off the road and burst into flames when it hit the house. According to the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD), the collision caused “a structural compromise” in the passenger compartment which “exploded into an intense fire”. As a result, the actress may have suffered burns, according to the aforementioned sources who cite people with knowledge of the incident. The TMZ portal assures that the actress is in critical condition and intubated. However, the prognosis should improve and he will survive.


Anne Heche in an image file of the year 2019


According to firefighters, the accident happened at 1766 Walgrove Avenue in the Californian city, where troops rescued the body of the actress. As a statement said, up to 59 firefighters were needed to save the performer’s life and bring the flames under control. Emergency personnel transported Heche, 53, to a nearby hospital in critical condition, according to CNN.

“It took firefighters 65 minutes to access, contain and completely extinguish the flames in the badly damaged structure and rescue an adult woman found inside the vehicle, who was taken to an area hospital by paramedics from the LAFD in critical condition,” says the report provided by the Los Angeles Fire Department.


Anne Heche and Ellen DeGeneres in a file photo


According to TMZ magazine, when the restroom tried to get the actress into the ambulance, she started screaming. He also attempted to flee the scene. According to several witnesses, a woman and her two dogs were inside the burnt house, and Heche’s vehicle was a little more than half a meter from the place in the cabin where the tenant. Los Angeles police are investigating the crash.

Heche, born in 1969, had a famous relationship with actress and presenter Ellen DeGeneres between 1997 and 2000. Also with actor James Tupper, with whom she had a son. She is the mother of two children, one from her marriage to Tupper and the other to cameraman Coleman Laffon. His personal life was also marked by tragedy. Her sister Cynthia died as a child, she later lost her brother in a traffic accident which she considers a “suicide” and her sister Susan also died of a brain tumour. She herself confessed in her memoirs that this caused her emotional instability.

The famous actress rose to fame in the late 1980s with her portrayal of Vicky Hudson and Marley Love on the soap opera Another World. He established himself in Hollywood with the films Donnie Brasco (1997), Volcano (1997) and I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997).

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