'Dancing' celeb Melissa Rycroft suffers head injury

Melissa Rycroft was taken to the hospital on Sunday to be checked out after falling during Dancing With the Stars rehearsals.

People.com reports the celeb suffered a head and neck injury while working on her group dance, doing camera blocking for the show tonight.

"Melissa was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where she is currently being examined," Rycroft's rep told People. Rycroft's husband, Tye Strickland, and her dance partner, Tony Dovolani, accompanied her.

Dovolani tweeted on Sunday: "Really concerned about @MelissaRycroft..... we don't know if we are dancing tomorrow !!!!! Please keep us in your prayers #trouper"

Team Emmit Smith tweeted: "I really hope Melissa Rycroft is ok. She was taken to the hospital with a head/neck injury. Saying a prayer for her tonight."

E! News reports Rycroft was released by Sunday evening.

Rycroft, 29, is dancing the tango, her "guilty pleasure" dance, to Britney Spears on Tuesday's one-hour performance show. She and Dovolani are scheduled to perform a team dance on tonight's one-hour performance show (ABC, 8 p.m.). There is no elimination (no results show) this week.


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