This is getting damn serious.
SecDef update: He’s now in the critical care unit at Walter Reed.
Walter Reed: Defense Secretary Austin moved to the intensive care unit pic.twitter.com/Ga8GebEEeM
— BNO News Live (@BNODesk) February 12, 2024
Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin was transferred to the critical care unit at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Sunday night after being transported to the hospital earlier in the day.
Austin was transported to the hospital by his security detail on Sunday for symptoms suggesting an emergent bladder issue, according to a statement released by the Department of Defense from his doctors.
Following a series of tests and evaluations, Austin was admitted into the critical care unit Sunday night for supportive care and close monitoring, the statement added.
h/t Deplorable Hoosier