The reality star died Monday at approximately 10:30 p.m. at Grady Memorial Hospital in Atlanta, representative Liz Dixson told USA TODAY. She had been involved in an accident the night before on Old National Highway.
“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.”
Ross 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.