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Anne Heche suffered a spectacular car accident in Los Angeles on Friday, for which she had to be taken to a hospital due to the severity of her injuries.
The crash occurred just after noon in the Mar Vista area of Los Angeles. According to reports from some witnesses to the TMZ site, the protagonist of the film “Seven days and seven nights” was driving a blue Mini Cooper when she crashed into the garage of an apartment complex.
The neighbors of the unit tried to get Anne out of the vehicle, however, the actress reversed to leave the place at full speed. Shortly after, she crashed again into a nearby house, starting a fire.
According to the images released by the site, the Hollywood star would have suffered serious burns, for which she had to be rushed to the hospital.
According to TMZ, Heche may have been under the influence of alcohol, as a bottle with a red cap was seen in the car’s cup holder shortly before the accident.
“We don’t know the extent of his injuries or burns. We are told that she is in the hospital intubated but that she is expected to survive. We are told that her condition prevents doctors from conducting any tests to determine if she was driving under the influence of alcohol, ”the news site assured.
Heche, known for her romance with Ellen DeGeneres in the ’90s, has been outspoken about her past struggles with substance abuse.
“I drank. I smoked. I took drugs. I slept with many people. I did everything I could to take the shame out of my life,” he told ABC News in 2020, adding that his choices were the result of his painful childhood, stemming from the sexual abuse of his father, Donald. Hehe.
“I’m not crazy,” the producer also said then. “But it’s a crazy life. I grew up in a crazy family and it took me 31 years to get the crazy out of me.