WWE Hall of Famer Jake “the Snake” Roberts is currently unconscious in a hospital in Las Vegas, according to Raj Giri of Wrestling INC. Roberts flew to Vegas yesterday for an event but passed out on the plane. He has been unconscious since. An ambulance took Roberts from the plane to a nearby hospital. Giri added that Jake reportedly has double pneumonia. Doctors have said that his lungs are filled with fluid and there is a mass on his brain.
What a tragic year this will have been if, like Warrior,Jake Roberts passes away after finally making it to the WWE Hall of Fame.
– Diamond Dallas Page tweeted the following about Jake “The Snake” Roberts being hospitalized in Las Vegas:
“My brother @JakeSnakeDDT is currently hospitalized & undergoing care. Please keep Jake in your prayers”
“Just spoke to @JakeSnakeDDT ‘s girlfriend, Jake is now conscious but still fading in and out. Please keep the prayers coming.”
Jake’s friend and former WWE wrestler Kizarny Tweeted the following today about Jake Roberts:
“With @JakeSnakeDDT at hospital, he’s more worried about disappointing fans then getting better! We told him 2 shut up &beat this phnemonia (sic)!”