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Melissa Rycroft Hospitalized After Head Injury On 'Dancing' Set

October 22nd, 2012 8:00am EDT

Melissa Rycroft

Melissa Rycroft was hospitalized on Sunday after suffering head and neck injuries while rehearsing for Dancing With The Stars.

The reality TV star is one of the eight remaining contestants battling it out to win the all-star version of the hit ballroom contest, and was practicing her routine with professional partner Tony Dovolani when she was hurt.

She was taken to a hospital in Los Angeles, where she was evaluated by doctors.

Her representative coments, "Melissa was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where she is currently being examined. She was accompanied to the hospital by her husband, Tye Strickland, and her dance partner, Tony Dovolani. Everyone is taking all necessary precautions at this time."

Rycroft was set to show off her latest routine with Dovolani on Monday night's episode of the show.

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