Carrie Fisher Heart Attack Update: Actress In 'Critical Condition’

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Dec. 23 2016, Published 10:05 p.m. ET

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There have been shocking details revealed about the medical crisis Carrie Fisher suffered on a plane and her "critical condition," has learned.

The Star Wars actress, 60, suffered a heart attack on UNITED Flight 935 from London to Los Angeles on Friday afternoon.

The Los Angeles Fire Department spokesperson, Erik Scott, told Radar: "Paramedics were standing by for the plane's arrival, provided Advanced Life Support and aggressively treated and transported the patient to a local hospital."

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Fisher is being treated at the UCLA Medical Center, the hospital where Kanye West was recently treated after suffering a mental breakdown. Her daughter, Billie Lourd, arrived at the hospital in the afternoon with her mother's dog, a French bulldog.

Lourde wrote to fan's on her Instagram page shortly before rushing to her mother's side.

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The Los Angeles Times reported  she was "in a lot of distress on the flight," and said she was in "critical condition."

The Princess Leia star was also reportedly placed on a ventilator after arriving at the hospital.

Fisher's uncle, Billy Reynolds, told Radar that the news shocked the family, saying "this is horrible," when informed of her medical crisis.

Stay with Radar for updates about Carrie Fisher's condition.

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