Posted: 2:21 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014
Joan Rivers was rushed to The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York Thursday morning after complications from a throat procedure, and now RumorFix has an official statement from her family thanking friends, fans, and loved ones for their support at this time.
“This morning, Joan Rivers was taken to The Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, where she is being attended to. Her family wants to thank everybody for their outpouring of love and support. We will provide an update on her condition as it becomes available.” – Sid Dinsay, spokesman, The Mount Sinai Hospital
RumorFix has also obtained a statement from her family at E!. “E! can confirm that Joan was rushed to Mt. Sinai hospital and her daughter Melissa Rivers is en route to her side,” the statement reads, adding “E!, Fashion Police and NBCUniversal continue to send thoughts and prayers to Joan, Melissa and their entire family.”