Joan Rivers is in critical condition at a hospital in New York.
Rivers was undergoing a procedure on her vocal chords at a clinic this morning. She stopped breathing during the procedure and was rushed to Mount Sinai hospital in New York.
Prayers for Joan Rivers. 81-year-old comedy legend was having surgery on her vocal chords & stopped breathing. Was rushed to NYC hospital.
— Jawn Murray (@JawnMurray) August 28, 2014
TMZ reports that someone called 911 after the surgery to report and told the dispatcher: “We have somebody in either cardiac or respiratory arrest.”
I honestly pray that Joan Rivers pulls through this surgery! We can’t lose someone like her! — Perdu et Désespéré © (@HoeZay13) August 28, 2014
I hope its not true I hope that you are sitting in your beautiful penthouse in New York or with family/friends @Joan_Rivers
— Alexis Monroe (@Alexis_Monroe41) August 28, 2014
All good thoughts and prayers to Joan Rivers!!!!!!!!!!! — Andy Cohen (@Andy) August 28, 2014
CBS reports that Melissa Rivers, Joan Rivers’ daughter, is currently on her way to the hospital.
Joan Rivers is 81-years-old but she’s still in charge of the Fashion Police. Here’s a clip from the comedienne’s coverage of this year’s Emmy Awards.
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