LITTLE Women: Atlanta star Ashley Ross has died aged 34 after a hit-and-run crash, her managers said today.
The reality actress, better known as Ms. Minnie, passed away after being left with horror injuries from the tragic car crash.
Her management company confirmed the news in a statement, saying: “It is with profound sadness that we confirm on behalf of the family of Ashley Ross aka ‘Ms Minnie’ of Little Women Atlanta has succumbed to injuries from a tragic hit and run car accident today at the age of 34.
“The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”
Ashley was seriously hurt when her car collided with another near Old National Hwy in Atlanta around 11pm on Sunday, People reports.
She died from her injuries at around 10.30pm the next day at Grady Memorial Hospital, her publicist Liz Dixson told the site.
It always seems like we have all the time in the world, only to realize how fleeting it really is.”
Amanda Salinas, co-star
Ashley was one of the original cast members of the Lifetime series, which first aired in 2016.
The show follows a group of little women living in Atlanta, Georgia, as they deal with drama, friendship, careers, and men.
Ross has starred on the main cast of every season of the show – including the sixth, which is set to air later this year.
A spokesperson for the show said: “She was the most beautiful, kind, giving, generous human ever.
“She was adored by cast and crew because she always wore her heart on her sleeve.
“There’s nothing she wouldn’t do for those she loved.”
And Ashley’s co-star Amanda Salinas wrote on social media: “As I’m writing this I’m in tears I can’t believe it my Minnie !!!! Why did they take you away from us !!!! WHY!!!!!
“It always seems like we have all the time in the world, only to realize how fleeting it really is.
“I wish we had more time to do and say the things we saved for later which along with you is gone forever.”
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