Anne Heche in ‘stable’ condition after LA car crash as family and friends ask for ‘prayers’

Anne Heche’s loved ones are asking for the public’s prayers as she remains in hospital after a car accident in Los Angeles on Friday.

A rep for the Emmy winner, 53, exclusively told PEOPLE in a statement that “Anne is currently in stable condition” following the accident in the Mar Vista neighborhood.

“His family and friends ask for your thoughts and prayers and respect his privacy during this difficult time,” the rep said.

Heche was inside a blue Mini Cooper that crashed into a house in the 1700 block of South Walgrove Ave., setting the residence on fire. Los Angeles authorities are still investigating the incident.

PEOPLE has confirmed that Anne is intubated and suffered burns.

Anne Heche attends the 74th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards

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When news of the accident broke, many Heche fans took to social media in support of the star.

Actor James Tupper also sent love to Heche, who he had been with for over 10 years before they split in January 2018.

“Thoughts and prayers for this lovely wife, actress and mother tonight Anne Heche 💔,” he wrote on Instagram, captioning a photo of Heche and 13-year-old son Atlas they share together. “We love you.”

Heche is also mother to son Homer, 20, from her marriage to Coley Laffoon. Her ex-boyfriend Thomas Jane offers her “thoughts and prayers” to the Daily Mailcalling Heche “one of the true talents of his generation”.

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 12: Anne Heche attends the 74th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards at The Beverly Hilton on March 12, 2022 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA – MARCH 12: Anne Heche attends the 74th Annual Directors Guild of America Awards at The Beverly Hilton on March 12, 2022 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic)

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The actress has remained busy over the past few months, with several projects underway. In June, she completed Lifetime’s Girl in room 13, set to premiere this fall. She will also star opposite Dermot Mulroney in the upcoming horror thriller Full turnhas a recurring role in All stand up on OWN, and premiered on Sam Levinson’s HBO show and The Weekend Idol.

She recently starred in the psychological thriller directed by Peter Facinelli The disappeared for Netflix and Quiver’s tornado thriller 13 Minutes.

Listeners can hear him on his podcast, Better together with Anne and Heather. She is also writing her second book.

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