This is just absolutely heartbreaking.
Ben Woolf, best known for his character Meep on American Horror Story: Freak Show passed away earlier today in a Los Angeles hospital after sustaining injuries from a previous incident. Last week, Woolf was struck in the head by a side mirror of a vehicle while crossing a street in Hollywood, and no charges were made against the driver after establishing Woolf was jaywalking at the time of the accident. The actor had been seeking treatment throughout the week at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he passed away from a stroke, according to TMZ.
Woolf's family has shared their appreciation for the kind words of others, explaining to TMZ, "We have been overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support from all over the world for our beloved Ben. He touched so many hearts in his 34 years." Woolf was also an organ donor, and will contribute to help maintain the lives of as many as 50 people.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the loved ones of Ben Woolf, he will be dearly missed.