Vehicle owned by Anne Heche crashes into residence, sparks fire in Mar Vista area

A vehicle, owned by actress Anne Heche, crashed into a home in the Mar Vista area Friday afternoon igniting a fire.

The crash was reported shortly before 11 am in the 1800 block of South Walgrove Avenue and Appleton Way, the Los Angeles Fire Department reported.

According to authorities, a driver struck the two-story home, including the structure that eventually erupted into flames.



Views from SKY9 showed smoke billowing from the roof of the home as fire crews worked to control the flames.

Firefighters were able to extinguish the fire and rescue a woman, who TMZ reported to be the actress, from inside the vehicle.

She was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

No other injuries were reported.

Heche was reportedly involved in a crash at an apartment building prior to crashing into the home, according to TMZ. She reportedly crashed into a garage and when witnesses tried to help her, she sped off.

CBSLA has obtained surveillance video from a nearby residence showing the car that is registered to Heche flying down the street.

Ring video shows Anne Heche’s car flying down street in Mar Vista


CBSLA Reporter Rachel Kim has been at the scene of the crash since it happened and was there as the totaled blue Mini cooper was pulled out of the home.

Heche, who previously dated comedian and TV host Ellen DeGeneres, is best known for her roles in movies such as “Six Days Seven Nights,” and “Donnie Brasco.”

She most recently appeared in television shows “All Rise,” and “Chicago PD,” according to IMDB.

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