Bob Barker hospitalized after nasty fall: report

Bob Barker (right) and Nathan Runkle (left) attend Mercy For Animals Celebrates "Free To Be" Event held at a private residence in Beverly Hills. (

Former "Price Is Right" host Bob Barker was recently hospitalized following a nasty fall at his Los Angeles home.

The 93-year-old reportedly slipped, fell and hit his head while in the bathroom of his Hollywood Hills home last week, according to

Barker called emergency services but when paramedics arrived to check him over, he refused to be taken to hospital in an ambulance so his housekeeper drove him instead.

Barker, who was reportedly shaken but had no cuts or visible injuries, underwent a series of tests in the emergency room before leaving after a couple of hours.

The veteran entertainer previously suffered a nasty fall in 2015 when he tripped on an uneven sidewalk in his neighborhood. He injured his knee and cut his forehead.

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