Anne Heche suffered a catastrophic brain injury moments after her accident at a house, and as a result, the actress is unlikely to survive… according to her rep.
In a statement released Thursday evening, Anne’s rep told TMZ: “Unfortunately, due to her accident, Anne Heche suffered a severe anoxic brain injury and remains in a coma, in critical condition. We are not sure. don’t expect her to survive.”
Plans have been put in place to eventually donate Anne’s organs, the rep continues: “She has long since chosen to donate her organs and she is being kept on life support to determine if any are viable.”
They say: “We want to thank everyone for their well wishes and prayers for Anne’s recovery and thank the dedicated staff and wonderful nurses who cared for Anne at the Grossman Burn Center at West Hills Hospital. “
TMZ broke the story… Heche committed at least two separate hit-and-runs on Friday in his Mini Cooper before crash into a house and start a fire. LAPD sources tell us a determined blood test the actress was under the influence of cocaine and possibly fentanyl at the time of the accident.
Her spokesperson concludes: “Anne had a huge heart and touched everyone she met with her generous spirit. More than her extraordinary talent, she considered spreading kindness and joy to be her life’s work. , especially moving the needle to accept who you love. She will be remembered for her courageous honesty and will be sorely missed for her light.”