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'American Horror Story' actor Ben Woolf struck by vehicle, in critical condition

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American Horror Story actor Ben Woolf was struck by a car on Thursday evening at 9 p.m.

Woolf, who plays Meep in American Horror Story: Freak Show, was struck in the head by the side mirror of a passing vehicle at the intersection of Hollywood Boulevard and Gramercy Place in Los Angeles, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Woolf was transported to a nearby hospital where he remains in critical condition.

The police confirmed the incident was not a hit and run, as the driver remained at the scene.

In addition to playing Meep in Freak Show, Woolf also appeared in the first season of American Horror Story.