The Tony-Award winning actress, Ruthie Ann Blumenstein whose 4-year-old daughter was killed in a car crash loses her unborn baby. She got severely injured in the accident, her unborn child has died because of injuries sustained in the accident, according to a lawyer for Ms. Blumenstein.
“At the time of the crash Ruthie was pregnant and was severely injured,” Miles’ family lawyer, Ben Rubinowitz, told the NY Daily News.
“This past Friday Ruthie and Jonathan lost their baby, Sophia Rosemary Wong Blumenstein,” continued the statement. “The pain suffered by Ruthie and Jonathan is nearly impossible to fathom.”
Her daughter Abigail Blumenstein was killed in Brooklyn, New York. During the accident, Miles was 7 months pregnant, was also hit by the car.
Before the accident took place, a source previously told PEOPLE the 4-year-old Abigail “was excited to be a big sister.”
“She was the brightest little spirit,” said the source. “Every time you were around her, your heart couldn’t help but shine. She had the sweetest laugh and the loveliest personality. She was very much like her mother.”
A Brooklyn grand jury cited Dorothy Bruns, the 44-year-old Staten Island driver involved in the fatal crash.