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Carrie Fisher died today. She was in stable condition, but things went a different direction.
Family spokesman Simon Halls released a statement to PEOPLE on behalf of Fisher’s daughter, Billie Lourd:Last Friday, Carrie Fisher suffered from a cardiac arrest while flying from London to Los Angeles. Paramedics removed her from the flight and rushed her to a nearby hospital for treatment.
“It is with a very deep sadness that Billie Lourd confirms that her beloved mother Carrie Fisher passed away at 8:55 this morning,” reads the statement.
“She was loved by the world and she will be missed profoundly,” says Lourd. “Our entire family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.”
Rest in Peace