Prince Taken to the Hospital After Emergency Landing – Report

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Pop star Prince is at the center of a hospital scare following a reported emergency landing in Illinois.

Sources tell TMZ the “Purple Rain” singer was taken to a hospital early on Friday after his private jet was forced down at Quad City International Airport in Moline as he was en route from a Thursday night gig in Atlanta, Georgia.

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It is not clear how badly injured the star was, but reports suggest he was transported to the hospital by ambulance. An insider tells TMZ the 57-year-old star was later released and is doing OK. Representatives for Prince had not commented on the story by the time WENN to press.

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