Anne Heche’s loved ones ask for prayers from the public as she lies in hospital on Friday after a car accident in Los Angeles.
A representative of the Emmy winner, 53, tells PEOPLE exclusively in a statement that “Anne is currently in stable condition” following the crash, which took place near Mar Vista.
“Her family and friends ask for your thoughts and prayers and to respect her privacy during this difficult time,” the representative said.
Heche was in a blue Mini Cooper that crashed into a house on the 1700 block of South Walgrove Ave. crashed, causing the house to catch fire. Los Angeles authorities are still investigating the incident.
PEOPLE has confirmed that Anne has been intubated and has suffered burns.
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When the news of the accident broke, many fans of Heche showered social media with support for the star.
Actor James Tupper also sent love to Heche, who he was with for over 10 years before breaking up in January 2018.
“Thoughts and prayers for this sweet woman, actress and mother tonight Anne Heche 💔”, he wrote on Instagram, with a photo of Heche and 13-year-old son Atlas that 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 his “thoughts and prayers” to the… Daily mailwith Heche being credited as “one of the true talents of her generation.”
The actress has been busy with several projects in the works in recent months. In June she wrapped herself in Lifetime’s Girl in room 13, which will premiere this fall. She will also star opposite Dermot Mulroney in the upcoming horror thriller Full ridehas a recurring role in Everyone get up on OWN, premiering on Sam Levinson’s HBO show and The Weekend idol.
She recently starred in the Peter Facinelli-directed psychological thriller the disappeared for Netflix and Quiver’s Tornado Thriller 13 minutes.
Listeners can hear her on her podcast, Better Together with Anne & Heather. She is also writing her second book.