Country singer Mindy McCready was admitted to a Florida hospital on Tuesday.
McCready, 34, was admitted to a hospital in Cape Coral, Florida after a suspected chemical reaction to painkillers, TMZ.com has learned.
According to Mindy’s mom — Gayle Ingle — the trouble star broke her toe on Saturday night and had been pain pills for the injury. After growing worried that McCready had a bad reaction to painkillers, her Ingle called 911 Tuesday morning. The fire department arrived, and the singer was immediately transported to a local medical center.
A rep for Roger Clemens’ confirmed the hospitalization in a statement saying, “It was confirmed by Ms. McCready’s Ft. Myers, Fla. attorney that Mindy was taken to the Cape Coral Hospital this morning. The diagnosis has not yet been confirmed. The family asks for your respect of their privacy and appreciates your thoughts and prayers at this time.”
Mindy has battled addiction and a series of personal issues over the years. The Celebrity Rehab alum has battled depression and tried to commit suicide several times, most recently in 2008. McCready has been particularly fragile since a sex tape allegedly featuring the star was nearly released by Vivid Entertainment earlier this year.
She is best known for her 1996 hit, “Guys Do It All the Time.”