Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized for shortness of breath
Former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, 90, was hospitalized in Houston, Texas, late on Tuesday after experiencing shortness of breath, a spokesman for the 41st commander-in-chief said in a statement.
Bush was taken by ambulance to the Houston Methodist Hospital as a precaution, and “will be held for observation, again as a precaution,” the spokesman said.
(Reporting by Jon Herskovitz in Austin, Texas; Writing by Steve Gorman in Los Angeles; Editing by Robert Birsel)