Broken Pelvis Hospitalizes Reagan

By Newser Editors and Wire Services
Posted Oct 15, 2008 12:42 PM CDT
Nancy Reagan during an annual visit to the grave site of her husband, Ronald Reagan, in Simi Valley, Calif.   (AP Photo)
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(Newser) – Nancy Reagan has been hospitalized in Los Angeles with a broken pelvis. A Reagan spokeswoman said Reagan "is in very good spirits" and surgery is not required, though it is not known how long she will be hospitalized. The 87-year-old former first lady fell at her home last week and decided Monday to get checked out at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. (Read more Nancy Reagan stories.)