Aerosmith’s Tyler airlifted to hospital after fall


Aerosmith singer Steven Tyler, smiling here at a June 2009 party, fell off a stage while performing.
Steven Tyler was airlifted to a hospital early Thursday after falling from the stage during a concert at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in western South Dakota, according to the Rapid City Journal newspaper.

The Aerosmith singer, 61, reportedly suffered minor head and neck injuries and a shoulder injury, though the seriousness of his condition was unknown on Thursday. It was said that Tyler fell off the stage as the band was performing “Love In an Elevator” and was then assisted backstage before being rushed to the Rapid City regional Hospital. Last year, Tyler returned to rehab in order to address a dependency on pain and sleep medication.

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