NYC’s Ed Koch in intensive care


According to and other reports, former New York City Mayor Ed Koch is in intensive care.

From Twitchy:

The 88-year-old Koch was admitted to the hospital earlier this week for fluid in his lungs. According to a spokesman, Koch is now in ICU:

Former NY Mayor Ed Koch has been moved to the intensive care unit at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, a spox says. More to follow.—
NYDN Daily Politics (@DNDailyPolitics) January 31, 2013

Ed Koch was placed in ICU today as doctors “wanted to monitor the former mayor more closely,” statement says.—
Joseph Spector (@GannettAlbany) January 31, 2013

We wish him well and pray he recovers.

Prayers for Mayor Ed Koch, apparently admitted to the ICU.—
Bethany S. Mandel (@bethanyshondark) January 31, 2013

Prayers for former NYC Mayor Koch! RT @tomllamas4ny: Ed Koch placed in ICU. We’ll have an update starting at 5pm.—
Shira Zwebner (@HipsterMom) January 31, 2013

Mayor Ed Koch has been placed in the intensive care unit at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. All the best, Mr. Mayor!—
Fredric U. Dicker (@fud31) January 31, 2013

Get well soon, Ed Koch. NEW YORK (AP) -The spokesman for Ed Koch says the former New York City mayor has been moved to intensive care.—
Annie Goodman (@annieg917) January 31, 2013

Update: Koch passed away on Feb. 1.

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