WWE Champion is currently undergoing surgery on his knee in Pensacola, Florida, the official WWE website has announced.

WWE states that after Ryback drove Punk through a table on RAW, The Straight Edge Superstar took a late night flight to Florida for an emergency consultation with Dr. James Andrews. A review of his condition resulted in Punk undergoing immediate surgery today.

WWE will continue to report on Punk's state as more details become available.

WWE Champion CM Punk revealed last week via Twitter that he was undergoing x-rays: I am getting X-rays. Thought you should know. #scoop. He later followed up with th following: uckers. Was a chest X-ray for a physical so I can go up in an F-18. Remember who pulls the strings. #BITW Karma's a bitch, huh Punk?!

More shortly.