Aug 05, 2022
Anne Heche in critical condition following fiery car crash
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(CNN)A woman crashed her car into a house in the Mar Vista neighborhood of Los Angeles on Friday, setting both the vehicle, and the house on fire, officials say. A person with knowledge of the matter told CNN the driver was actress Anne Heche.The driver was traveling at a high rate of speed when she ran off the road and collided with a residence, Los Angeles Police Public Information Officer Jeff Lee tells CNN. The impact left the car engulfed in flames and the driver suffered burn injuries. She was taken to a local hospital by Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics in critical condition. It took firefighters more than an hour to "access, confine and fully extinguish the stubborn flames within the heavily damaged structure," the LAFD said.There were no other injuries reported.
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Duo Nabbed After Investigation At Bank In Fishkill Ends With Crash Between BMW, School Bus
Two men were apprehended and are facing charges after a grand larceny investigation at a bank in the Hudson Valley ended in a crash.
At about 4:25 p.m., Friday, Aug. 12, the Village of Fishkill Police pursued a vehicle northbound on Route 9 in connection to the investigation at Key Bank.
The fleeing vehicle, a 2017 BMW 330i, struck a small school bus on Route 9 in the town of Wappinger and came to rest in a ditch, state police said.
ll occupants of the BMW and the bus were treated at local area hospitals for minor injuries and released, police said.
The operator of the BMW, Destiny M. Smith, age 28, of the Bronx, was charged with the following Class A misdemeanors:
- Fifth-degree conspiracy
- Second-degree reckless endangerment,
- Third-degree fleeing an officer in a motor vehicle.
Her passenger, Jomo J. Cole, age 30, also of the Bronx, was charged with fifth-degree conspiracy.
They were both issued appearance tickets returnable to the town of Wappinger Court on Monday, Aug. 22.
State Police said the investigation remains ongoing and new information will be released as it becomes available.
This is a developing story. Check back to Daily Voice for updates.