, the versatile yet troubled performer who appeared in TV shows including “Another World
” and “Men in Trees
” and in films such as “Donnie Brasco
” and “Wag the Dog
,” was taken off of life support on Sunday after being involved in a car crash in Los Angeles on Aug. 5, her rep confirmed. She was 53.
Heche crashed after speeding through the Mar Vista neighborhood of West Los Angeles, where she first hit a garage and then continued until colliding with a house, where her car caught fire. She was severely burned before being pulled from the car.