The actor, who ‘American Horror: Freak Show” is in critical condition after being hit by the side mirror of a passing vehicle in Hollywood.
According to police officer Drake Madison, the accident occurred Thursday night on Hollywood Boulevard just east of U.S. 101.
Madison says Woolf, who is 4 feet 4 inches tall, was hit in the head by the vehicle’s mirror. He was rushed to a hospital in critical condition.
The motorist stopped at the scene and was not cited or arrested as Woof was jaywalking at the time, reports TMZ.
“Ben is one of the kindest and hardest-working people I know,” publicist Zack Teperman said in an interview with the Associated Press. “His condition remains critical at this time, and we ask that everyone please keep Ben in your thoughts and prayers, and respect his family’s privacy during this time.”
Ben Woolf, who played Meep on AHS, is in critical condition after an accident. Please keep him in your thoughts! pic.twitter.com/odYs2hpc83
— AmericanHorrorStory (@FX_HorrorStory) February 20, 2015
Woolf has been a cast member on the FX show since 2011. He has also appeared in TV movies Haunting Charles Manson, Dead in Kansas and Unlucky Charms.
Representatives for Woolf did not immediately return calls seeking updates on his condition on Friday.
Ben Woolf ‘American Horror Story’ Actor Hit by Vehicle, Badly Hurt