Carrie Fisher Stable After In-Flight Cardiac Scare

After An In Flight Cardiac Scare Carrie Fisher Is Stable

Carrie Fisher is in stable condition after a cardiac scare on a flight from London to Los Angeles, said her mother Debbie Reynolds.

“Carrie is in stable condition,” Reynolds tweeted. “If there is a change, we will share it. For all her fans & friends. I thank you for your prayers & good wishes.”

The Star Wars actress was on a United Airlines flight approaching Los Angeles on Friday when became ill. Fisher, 60, was transported off of the flight to a hospital from Los Angeles International Airport, said a source to CNN.

A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesperson told CNN “LAFD responded to LAX gate 74 for patient on inbound flight in cardiac arrest.”

“Paramedics standing by upon arrival provided advanced life support and aggressively treated and transported patient to local hospital.”

Other celebrities on the flight took to Twitter to express their shock and concern for the Princess Leia actress.

Fisher had been in London filming the latest season of Amazon’s “Catastrophe.”

No other information about her condition as become available beyond being stable. News Talk Florida will continue to follow this story.

Allison Leslie is a University of South Florida graduate with a bachelors degree in Mass Communications. She joined Genesis in 2016. With a passion for sports, Allison has interned with 620 WDAE, Pewter Report, Trifecta Team: St. Petersburg Bowl, Bullscast, and many other publications. Being a native to the Bay Area, she has followed and supported Tampa Bay teams her whole life.