Politics
7:17 am
Wed August 10, 2011

Heart ailment hospitalizes Luna

PROVIDENCE, RI – Providence City Councilor Miguel Luna was hospitalized following a heart ailment.

Luna was initially reported in stable condition after arriving at Rhode Island Hospital. City Council President Michael Solomon tells WRNI that EMTs had to revive Luna after responding to his home.

Further details about Luna's condition weren't available for this report. Providence Mayor Angel Taveras was among those sending his thoughts and prayers to Luna's family.

Luna has served on the Providence council since first winning election in 2002. A native of the Dominican Republic, he represents the Ward 9 sections of Elmwood and lower south providence.

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