US actress Anne Heche dies at the age of 53. She was in a coma after a car accident on Friday (5 August).
Update from Friday, August 12, 8:47 p.m .: The US actress Anne Heche succumbed to her injuries a week after a car accident. This is reported by the US online newspaper Huffpost with reference to the actress’ friends. “Heaven has a new angel. My loving, kind, funny, lovable and beautiful friend Anne Heche is in heaven. ‘ her friend Nancy Davis wrote on Instagram.
Heche was hospitalized with serious injuries after a car crash on Friday (5 August). She had fallen into a coma shortly after the accident.
Actress Anne Heche: Family “expects that she will not survive”
Los Angeles – US actress Anne Heche is hospitalized with serious injuries after a car accident in Los Angeles on Friday (5 August ). She fell into a coma shortly after the accident, a spokeswoman for the 53-year-old told the Los Angeles Times on Monday (August 8). According to consistent media reports, the actress’s family sees no chance of survival after the 53-year-old’s car accident.
Heche suffered a serious brain injury in the accident and remains in a coma, according to the award-winning actress’ agent. “It is expected that she will not survive,” the US broadcaster CNN quoted a statement from the family on Thursday evening. The actress has long wanted to donate her organs, her agent reportedly said. “She remains hooked up to life support equipment to determine if organs are viable.”
Actress Anne Heche seriously injured in car accident
American actress Anna Heche was involved in an accident on August 5 in the Mar Vista neighborhood of Los Angeles. Heche’s car crashed into a house at high speed and only came to a stop after almost ten meters. A fire also broke out. As US media announced on Thursday, the police are currently investigating driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
Heche was known for films like Donnie Brasco, Six Days Seven Nights, Wag the Dog and Volcano. Among other things, she was awarded the US television prize Emmy. TV audiences know her from shows like “Ally McBeal” and “Nip/Tuck”. Anne Heche has been married several times and has two sons. (aa/dpa)