Thursday, August 28, 2014
Joan Rivers Hospitalized After Surgery - In Critical Condition
According to TMZ, Joan Rivers was reportedly hospitalized on Thursday after she stopped breathing during throat surgery at a New York City doctor's office. TMZ reports that the 81-year-old comedian, and star of E!'s "Fashion Police," was rushed to Mount Sinai hospital after a 911 caller reported "somebody in either cardiac or respiratory arrest."
A spokeswoman for the New York City Police Department told TheWrap that an 81-year-old woman was transported by EMS from a doctor's office on 93rd street to Mount Sinai in critical condition.
Rivers' publicist and manager have yet to respond.