Prince Philip Hospitalized

Will miss tonight's Diamond Jubilee festivities
By Kevin Spak,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 4, 2012 11:44 AM CDT
Prince Philip Hospitalized
Queen Elizabeth II, and her husband Prince Philip watching the proceedings from the royal barge during the Diamond Jubilee Pageant on the River Thames, June 3, 2012.   (AP Photo/John Stillwell, Pool, File)

Prince Philip has been hospitalized with a bladder infection, and will miss the rest of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Paramedics were called to Windsor castle today to fetch Philip, in what's being billed as a "precautionary measure," according to the Daily Mail. In a statement, Buckingham Palace said Philip would remain under observation for a few days and was "understandably disappointed" to miss tonight's concert. Philip will turn 91 on Sunday. (Read more Prince Philip stories.)

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