TMZ is reporting that Miami rapper Rick Ross has suffered a seizure on a flight going from Ft. Lauderdale to Memphis today, when he lost consciousness. Paramedics are currently trying to resuscitate him.
Emergency workers tell us the call came in at 12:55 PM ET ... the caller reported a seizure.
Ross is currently on a gurney at the airport, and an eyewitness tells us EMT workers are administering CPR. Members of Rick's entourage are standing by, some of them extremely emotionally upset.
A witness tells TMZ, Rick fell unconscious right after take-off.Developing story.....
We're told his entourage jumped out of their seats to alert plane personnel -- at which point a doctor on board administered CPR on the rapper.
According to Rick Ross' artist, rapper Wale:
I just talked to Ross...he's 100 pct ok...WHEW! Great news. More to come....
@tmz #dontpanic #dontpanic #mmg !!!! #gfid dec 13th!