Anne Heche is 'not expected to survive,' family says in statement
The 53-year-old “suffered a severe anoxic brain injury” and is “not expected to survive” after her car plowed into a Los Angeles home.
According to the LA Fire Department, Heche's vehicle "erupted in heavy fire" after it was driven 30ft (9.1m) into the house
Anne Heche had narcotics in her system after car crash, according to initial police testing
"It has long been her choice to donate her organs and she is being kept on life support to determine if any are viable."
Anoxic brain injury occurs when the brain is deprived of oxygen.
Heche’s ex-boyfriend James Tupper offered his “thoughts and “prayers” for Heche,
Tupper, who dated the actress from 2007 until 2018, referred to Heche as “one of the true talents of her generation.”
The 53-year-old mother-of-two has featured in films including Donnie Brasco, Cedar Rapids and the 1998 Psycho remake.