NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Legendary country folk singer-songwriter John Prine has been hospitalized and is reported to be in “critical” condition after a sudden onset of COVID-19 symptoms.
The Prine family released an official statement regarding his health his official Facebook account Sunday:
“After a sudden onset of COVID-19 symptoms, John was hospitalized on Thursday (3/26). He was intubated Saturday evening, and continues receiving care, but his situation is critical.
“This is hard news for us to share. but so many of you have loved and supported John over the years, we wanted to let you know, and give you the chance to send on more of that love and support now. And know that we love you, and John loves you.”