Anne Heche legally Dead at 53 after car Accident 

Anne Heche, Emmy-winning television and film actor who was a major in Hollywood's dramatic rise during the 1990s

A successful career contrasted with turbulent personal chapters

She died from injuries sustained in a fiery accident. She was 53 years old

Holly Baird, spokeswoman for Heche, stated that Heche had been "peacefully removed from life support" on Sunday night

After suffering a "severe brain injury," Heche was placed on life support at the Los Angeles burn center

A lack of oxygen can cause this

According to a Thursday statement by a representative for her family and friends, her car collided with a house Aug. 5