Former president George H.W. Bush is in intensive care, CNN reports. According to the Dallas Morning News, he was admitted for a blood infection.
The news comes less than a week after the death of his wife of 73 years, Barbara Bush. Saturday, the former president attended his late wife’s funeral.
In a statement, the Office of George H.W. Bush said the former president "appears to be recovering."
Statement by the Office of @GeorgeHWBush on President Bush's health. https://t.co/8UkB53JHqD— Jim McGrath (@Jim McGrath)1524523445.0
Watch the news report below, via CNN:
— The Situation Room (@CNNSitRoom) April 23, 2018