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Ben Woolf

American Horror Story: Freak Show star Ben Woolf died Feb. 23, 2015, after injuries sustained when the actor was struck by a car.

Woolf was reportedly crossing the street in Hollywood on Feb. 19 when he was struck in the head by the side mirror of a passing car. The 34-year-old was transported to a local hospital in critical condition and later succumbed to his injuries.

Woolf played fan favorite Meep in this season's American Horror Story: Freak Show and also appeared in the show's first season.

The following statement was released by the producers of American Horror Story, FX and 20th Century Fox Television: "We are saddened to learn the tragic news about Ben Woolf. He was a tremendous professional and an incredibly kind person, beloved by the American Horror Story family. Our thoughts are with his family, friends and fans during this difficult time."

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