Hometown favorite Willie Nelson hospitalized in Colorado
by KJCE Staff,posted Aug 20 2012 7:11AM
A Denver television station reported Sunday night that hometown hero Willie Nelson has been hospitalized.
Nelson was scheduled to perform Saturday at a benefit concert in Castle Pines Village, Colorado. KUSA-TV reported that concert organizers said they were told that Nelson was hospitalized after experiencing trouble breathing "due to the high altitude and emphysema".
Nelson was scheduled to perform in Austin Saturday night.