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Former President Jimmy Carter hospitalized with 'minor pelvic fracture'

October 22, 2019 - 7:43 am

pablohart/iStock(AMERICUS, Ga.) -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized after falling at his Georgia home on Monday evening, according to a spokesperson.

The Carter Center, which the former president founded in 1982, posted a statement via Twitter on Tuesday morning, saying Carter had been "admitted to Phoebe Sumter Medical Center for observation and treatment of a minor pelvic fracture."

Carter, who is 95, "is in good spirits and is looking forward to recovering at home," the center tweeted.

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