Limbaugh reportedly rushed to hospital

Talk radio host said to have had chest pains, be in serious condition

By Alex Koppelman
December 31, 2009 8:31AM (UTC)
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Radio host Rush Limbaugh was rushed to a Hawaii hospital Wednesday afternoon after suffering from chest pains, KITV, a local television station, reports.

Paramedics reportedly responded to a call from the hotel where Limbaugh is staying, and transported him by ambulance to the hospital. He's said to be in serious condition.

Alex Koppelman

Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.

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