UPDATE: As noted earlier, WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler was sent to the hospital today by WWE after he began throwing up and showing other signs of illness. According to sources, The King had blood work done at the hospital and is now doing “fine.”
Lawler is in Baltimore, Md. today for tonight’s “Old School RAW” on the USA Network. No word yet if The King will still appear on the show.
More details as we get it.
ORIGINAL: According to multiple sources, Jerry Lawler was taken to the hospital in Baltimore, Maryland where WWE's Old School RAWgoes down tonight.Lawler was experiencing chest pains and was vomiting this afternoon and once it became clear he needed urgent medical attention he was rushed to the hospital.
As you will no doubt recall, Lawler had a heart attack on September 10th, 2012 during Raw and underwent an angioplasty the day after. There is no word on whether this is related to that and WWE did not immediately respond to a request from us for comment.
More on this story as it becomes available.