Joan Rivers in critical condition after stopping breathing in surgery
UPI News Service, 08/28/2014
Joan Rivers was hospitalized and in critical condition as of Thursday morning.
The 81-year-old television personality and former "The Celebrity Apprentice" winner was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital in New York after she stopped breathing during a scheduled throat surgery on her vocal cords.
An emergency call was placed to 911, and TMZ reports the caller said, "We have somebody in either cardiac or respiratory arrest."
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