BREAKING: Senator Kennedy collapses and rushed to hospital
During the inauguration celebrations for President Obama it appears that Senator Ted Kennedy suffered a seizure and has been rushed to hospital. It happened during the luncheon held for the new president and the paramedics were called to the scene at 2:35pm. According to what a Republican House member told CNN the Senator had a seizure that lasted for some time.
Kennedy was still seizing as he was put into a wheelchair and taken out through the Rayburn room. It isn’t known if President Obama was aware of the incident as it was happening. We’ll update the story as more news comes in.