Coronation Street star Maggie Fox has died after a ‘sudden accident’. Maggie played the role of Ruth Audsley in the ITV soap back in 2001.
Maggie’s family are ‘heartbroken’ following her death. The actress’ comedy partner, Sue Ryder, announced Maggie’s death on her Facebook.
‘It is with great sadness that I have to announce the death of Maggie Fox, my comedy partner of 40 years and co-Artistic Director of LipService. Maggie passed away yesterday with her family around her.
‘As you can imagine I am completely heartbroken.’ ‘We are still all in a state of shock as this was very sudden following an accident.’
As well as Ruth, Maggie also appeared in Corrie in three other different roles. In 1990, she played a nurse, in 1992, Charmain Grey and in 2010, she played Judge Travers.