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'CSI: Vegas' Star William Petersen Hospitalized After Health Scare on Set

'CSI: Vegas' Star William Petersen Hospitalized After Health Scare on Set

William Petersen is on the mend.

The 68-year-old actor, who’s best known for playing Gil Grisson on CSI: Vegas, was hospitalized on Friday (August 20).

His rep confirmed the news to E! News on Sunday (August 22).

Click inside to read his rep’s statment…

Billy wasn’t feeling well on Friday,” the actor’s rep told the outlet. “He is exhausted from long hours on set for the past 12 weeks. He was taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure.”

The star’s rep didn’t share any additional details about William‘s health or what issues led him to seek medical care.

An ambulance was reportedly called to set and William was transported to a nearby medical center to receive treatment. He has since been released from the hospital and is in good condition, according to TMZ.

CBS announced in March that the actor would be starring in a sequel to the original CSI: Vegas series alongside Jorja Fox and David Hodges. Find out more about the new show here.

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