Lil Wayne Suffered A Seizure And Caused An Emergency Plane Landing, Sources Say
During a cross-country flight from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to California, rapper Lil Wayne reportedly suffered a seizure.
The private jet made an emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska, TMZ reports, where paramedics arrived to treat the 33-year-old.
Lil Wayne, responsive as of 1:30 pm PST, allegedly refused treatment. After refusing treatment and returning to the aircraft, the rapper reportedly suffered another seizure at 2:00 pm PST, minutes after the plane took off.
The New Orleans native has had seizures since childhood due to epilepsy.
In 2013, after suffering multiple seizures — one near-fatal — that year, Weezy told Katie Couric,
In 2012, the Grammy winner's private jet made similar emergency landings over the course of two consecutive days due to his seizing.