October 22, 2019
CNN – Former President Jimmy Carter has been admitted to the hospital after falling in his home in Plains, Georgia, Monday night.
Carter was admitted to Phoebe Sumter Medical Center for observation and treatment of a minor pelvic fracture.
“He is in good spirits and is looking forward to recovering at home,” Congileo said.
Carter, who turned 95 earlier this month, fell in his home two weeks ago.
While getting ready for church, Carter fell and hit his head, requiring 14 stitches above his brow.
That afternoon, Carter traveled to Nashville, Tennessee, where he kicked off the 36th Carter Work Project with Habitat for Humanity.
“I fell down and hit my forehead on a sharp edge and had to go to the hospital. And they took 14 stitches in my forehead and my eye is black, as you’ve noticed. But I had a number one priority and that was to come to Nashville and build houses,” he told a crowd that evening … Read more.