Actress Anne Heche is reportedly in a coma following that crazy car crash into an occupied home in LA on Friday. Reports today say she has not regained consciousness since her hospitalization. Her spokesperson released a statement reading, “She has a significant pulmonary injury requiring mechanical ventilation and burns that require surgical intervention.”
Several Ring camera’s caught Heche’s car speeding through the neighborhood before plowing through a home and bursting into flames. The Mini Cooper she was driving stopped just feet before hitting the homeowner. Can you just imagine hanging out in your home, looking up and seeing a car crash through the wall?
In addition, there is this crazy video of her sitting up in the stretcher after being rescued.
Heche’s acting career dates back to the late 80’s when she played twins on the daytime soap opera Another World. She won an Emmy for that show. On the big screen, she gained fame on Donnie Brasco, Six Days, Seven Nights,, and I Know What You Did Last Summer among others.
She even appeared on Broadway winning a coveted Tony Award. More recently, Heche did the rumba on Dancing With the Stars. That was in 2020.
Her personal life has often gained headlines. She famously dated Ellen in 1997, however, all of her other public relationships have been with men.
Heche has struggled with her mental health for years. If you feel like you might need some mental health resources, find some here.
Today CNN is reporting that the actress is under investigation for misdemeanor DUI and hit and run. The hit and run comes from the first crash. She ran into another building, and then left. That was just prior to ending up in someone’s living room.
A Go-Fund-Me account has been set up for the homeowner whose house was destroyed by the crash.