Rock Tragedy: Icon Tom Petty Fighting For Life

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Oct. 2 2017, Updated 8:24 p.m. ET

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Tom Petty is fighting for his life, can confirm.

The Los Angeles Fire Department told Radar they received a call to Petty's Malibu home at 10:45 PM Sunday night, and were dispatched at 10:52. Malibu Police reveal to Radar the 66-year-old rocker was found unconscious, and went into cardiac arrest — but they were able to gain a pulse.

Cops also confirm to Radar that Petty was then "transported to Santa Monica hospital with an unknown condition.”

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According to reports, when he arrived to the hospital he had no brain activity and a decision was made to pull life support.

Though CBS initially reported that Petty had died, the news outlet has since retracted their confirmation from the LAPD.

For the latest news on the music legend's state, keep reading Radar.

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