Bob Barker Hospitalized After Hitting Head During Fall in Hollywood Hills

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Bob Barker, host of ‘The Price is Right’ appears on set during the taping of the 34th season premiere of ‘The Price is Right’ at CBS Television City on June 9, 2005 in Los Angeles. (Credit: Tuukka Jantti/Getty Images).

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Bob Barker, longtime host of “The Price Is Right,” tripped and fell Tuesday, resulting in several cuts to his head and a visit to the hospital, authorities said.

Barker was walking outside his home in the 1800 block of Outpost Drive in the Hollywood Hills when he tripped on a sidewalk and tumbled, striking his head on the pavement, Los Angeles police Officer Ricardo Hernandez said.

LAPD officers witnessed the fall, which occurred about 10:30 a.m., and called for an ambulance, Hernandez said. He did not say whether the sidewalk was uneven.

The 91-year-old was treated at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and released.

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