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Joe Scarborough’s Son Suffers Traumatic Head Injury


Betsy Rothstein Gossip blogger
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MSNBC “Morning Joe” co-host Joe Scarborough has been dealt a tough blow. His 25-year-old son, Andrew, fell down a flight of stairs and suffered a traumatic brain injury. He remains in at Bellevue Hospital.

Scarborough’s co-host Mika Brzezinski delivered the news on Friday’s program, as reported by the New York Post.

“His son Andrew had a horrible accident,” she said. “Head injury, fractured skull… He fell down a flight of stairs.”

Brzezinski, who was on site at Bellevue to support her co-host, reported that Andrew is in stable condition.

There were apparently other “Morning Joe” staffers there to comfort Scarborough and his son.

Scarborough provided a few updates on Twitter and thanked viewers for their prayers.


The New York Post, as it has done previously, more than hinted at a romantic relationship between Joe and Mika with this line: “Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough have refused to confirm they are a couple though they are believed to be romantically involved.”

Over the weekend, the pair were spotted together at one of Joe’s concerts at the Manhattan bar Prohibition.

The Mirror wishes a speedy recover for Andrew.