Anne Heche, who was once in a relationship with Ellen DeGeneres, was the victim of a serious car accident on Friday August 5 in the Mar Vista district of Los Angeles. His vehicle collided with a house.
As a result of the impact of the collision, the house and the car caught fire.
Reports from local NBC Los Angeles affiliate say the crash was reported sometime Friday morning before 11 a.m. According to information presented in other local publications, the incident occurred in the 1700 block of South Walgrove Avenue.
She was apparently in critical condition and had suffered significant burns when rescued from her automobile at the time. Heche had been in the car for some time. She was rushed by LAFD paramedics to a nearby medical facility.
Anne Heche was driving a blue Mini Cooper at the time of the brutal accident
According to the statement, it took just over an hour for the 59 firefighters present to put out the fire after it had burned for so long.
Sources say Anne Heche was traveling at high speed through the Mar Vista neighborhood in a blue Mini Cooper when it veered off the road and collided with the building at 1766 Walgrove Ave. The car may have hit a curb before the accident. occurred. It’s possible that this was also what caused the car to enter the house in the first place.
The front yard of the house was damaged when the Mini Cooper crashed into it. According to Fox 11, a neighbor helped get the owner and her pets out of the burning house to safety. The house had caught fire following the incident.
The actress was said to be awake and breathing normally as she was transported to an ambulance on a stretcher. Medical professionals at the nearby hospital were unable to determine whether or not this was a DUI (driving under the influence) case as the investigation into the entire crash is still ongoing. Due to the severity of his condition at the time, such sobriety tests were not conducted at the time.
Before being involved in the collision, Heche allegedly hit a garage in an apartment complex, as reported by TMZ. Locals were trying to help the actress out of her Mini Cooper at the time of the incident. On the other hand, she turned around and left the complex before her second mishap, which led to her being sent to the hospital.
Everything we know about Anne Heche
Since 1987, the actress has been working in the entertainment industry. She is best known for her performances in the films Volcano and I Know What You Did Last Summer, both released in 1997. She was nominated for an Emmy. Anne Heche is also recognized for her performance as Rowena Larson in the film Gracie’s Choice, for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy in the category “Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie”. Gracie’s Choice was released in 2004.
In 1997, Heche also had a romantic relationship with Ellen DeGeneres, who is well known for her work as a television personality and presenter. There are rumors that the exes broke up around the year 2000, after apparently being together for a total of three years.
Anne Heche hinted, in an interview she gave to Page Six the year before, that she had been “blacklisted” by Hollywood as a result of her previous romance with Ellen DeGeneres. In addition to that, she said:
In 2007, she married James Tupper. In 2018, they ended their relationship.