US actress Anne Heche was reportedly taken to hospital in a vital situation following a collision that left her car “engulfed in flames”.
The incident occurred on Friday morning within the Mar Vista space of Los Angeles, close to to Ms Heche’s residence.
The actress, 53, is the previous associate of US discuss present host Ellen DeGeneres, and is thought for movies together with Donnie Brasco, Cedar Rapids, and Psycho.
Pictures and video footage obtained by US media outlet TMZ confirmed Ms Heche driving a blue Mini Cooper, which was later pictured severely broken on the scene.
The actress, 53, (left) is the previous associate of US discuss present host Ellen DeGeneres, and is thought for movies together with Donnie Brasco, Cedar Rapids, and Psycho (Peter Jordan/PA)
The car struck a two-storey residence and “erupted in heavy fire” based on the Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD).
“59 firefighters took 65 minutes to access, confine and fully extinguish the stubborn flames within the heavily damaged structure,” an LAFD report acknowledged.
“One female adult (was) found within the vehicle, who has been taken to an area hospital by LAFD Paramedics in critical condition.”
The LAFD additionally confirmed to the PA information company that the car had pushed 30ft into the residence however that the occupant had escaped with out harm.
The constructing was left “uninhabitable”, spokesman Brian Humphrey added.
Heche started relationship DeGeneres in 1997 however separated in 2000.