Ashley Ross, “little Women: Atlanta” Dies From A Hit-And-Run Car Crash – “Little Women: Atlanta” reality TV star Ashley Ross, known as Ms. Minnie, died Monday from injuries following a “hit and run” car accident.
Ashley Ross, “little Women: Atlanta” Dies From A Hit-And-Run Car Crash | Ashley ‘Minnie’ Ross Dies After Car Crash:
Ashley Ross was rushed to Atlanta’s Grady Memorial Hospital after her car collided with another vehicle near the Old National Highway in Atlanta around 11 p.m on Sunday.
Ashley Ross died at 10:30 p.m. Monday at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, nearly 24 hours after after the crash.
“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,” read a statement from Ross’ management on her Instagram account. “The family respectfully asks for their privacy as they grieve during this very difficult time.”
Ashley ‘Ms. Minnie’ Ross is survived by her mother Tammie Jackson, her aunt and uncle Veronica and John Deloney, and grandmother Rose Deloney, as well as a host of other family members.
Ashley ‘Ms. Minnie’ Ross Dies From Car Accident Injuries | Ashley Ross Dead In Hit-And-Run Car Crash:
According to police in South Fulton, right outside Atlanta, a Nissan Sentra which was traveling south when the driver lost control of the vehicle, went into the north bound lane and struck a Ford Focus, though authorities did not specify Ashley Ross’s car.
Ashley ‘Ms. Minnie’ Ross, who was raised by her single mother, Tammie Jackson and she was one of the founding cast members of “Little Women: Atlanta,” a Lifetime reality show based in Georgia that chronicles the lives of women with dwarfism.
“As I’m writing this I’m in tears I can’t believe it my Minnie !!!!” Amanda Salinas, Ross’ co-stars on the unscripted series, paid tribute to Ross on social media following her death in an Instagram post.
“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 promise to keep you alive in my memories and be there for your mama @grneyes4life and aunt. You were more than our best friend, you were our big sister and still is!!! I still can’t believe this man why man why!!!! I love you so much!!!! My heart is broken,” Salinas shared alongside a series of photos of them together.