Lamar Odom Found Unconscious in Brothel, Rushed to Hospital (UPDATE)
UPDATE (10/14/2015 7:20 a.m. ET): Khloe Kardashian is said to be by a comatose Lamar Odom's side. The former basketball player's heart is failing along with his kidneys and lungs, says TMZ.
UPDATE (11:00 p.m. ET): According to Love Ranch South owner Dennis Hof, 911 operators instructed his staff to roll Odom to his side, at which point, "a bunch of ugly stuff came out of him,” the brothel proprietor tells Us Weekly. Once paramedics arrived he was transported to nearby Desert View Hospital before eventually being transferred to Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas for further treatment.
Khloe is said to be "inconsolable" as she rushes to her estranged husband's bedside.
UPDATE (10:25 p.m. ET): Though earlier reports indicated Lamar was transported to a hospital via airlify, the Nye County Sheriff says at 6'10" he was too large and was therefore rushed via ambulance.
ORIGINAL STORY (9:15 p.m. ET)
Lamar Odom has been airlifted to a Nevada medical facility after being found unconsious in a brothel.
Khloe Kardashian's ex was found unresponsive "after days of partying" at Dennis Hof's Love Ranch South in Pahrump, according to TMZ. A source at the ranch says he had been using an herbal Viagra substitute.
He was taken from the brothel in an ambulance to a local hospital where doctors intubated him. The former L.A. Lakers sixth man was then transported by air to another facility for further treatment. As for his prognosis, sources tell the webloid simply, "it's not good." Khloe and Kim Kardashian as well as Kris Jenner are reportedly rushing to his bedside.
The 35-year-old has had a long history with rumored drug and alcohol abuse, including a DUI in 2013. This year, he lost two friends to drug-related deaths.
At this time there has been no statement from the Kardashian family. Despite their estrangement, Khloe has made it clear she will always love and care for her ex-husband. Our thoughts are with her and Lamar's loved ones, along with our hopes of recovery.
This story is developing, so please check back with Wetpaint for more details.