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Jimmy Carter hospitalized

CLEVELAND – Officials at the Carter Center said former U.S. President Jimmy Carter developed an upset stomach on a flight to Cleveland and was taken to a hospital for observation.

According to a spokeswoman at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, the 85-year-old former president was a passenger on a Delta flight to Cleveland this morning and became ill.

She said he was taken off a plane by rescue crews.

He was taken to a hospital, where officials with the Carter Center says he is resting comfortably.

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