Jerry ‘The King’ Lawler Suffers Heart Attack On Last Night’s Raw
Legendary professional wrestler and WWE commentator Jerry 'The King' Lawler, collapsed during a live taping of Monday Night Raw in Montreal last night. He had a match earlier in the broadcast and when he was back at the broadcast booth, he fell out of his chair and collapsed to the floor.
Paramedics immediately arrived on the scene and gave him CPR. His broadcast colleague Michael Cole immediately came on-air after it happened to explain the situation and that it was not part of the show. Watch the video of his statement below:
Today, it was announced that he did suffer a heart attack and that his vital signs are stable. WWE announced this official statement.
As of this morning, Jerry “The King” Lawler is in a cardiac care unit and all his vital signs are stable. WWE will provide additional information as it becomes available. We continue to wish Jerry all the best for a full recovery.