Singer Michael Jackson 'dies'

Paramedics unable to revive singer after finding him unconscious at his home.

    Jackson was found unconscious at his home in Los Angeles by paramedics, reports said [AFP]

    There was no official confirmation of the reported death and spokespersons for Jackson could not be reached for comment.

    A spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department had earlier told The Los Angeles Times that paramedics responded to a call from an address corresponding to Jackson's at 12.21pm (2021 GMT).

    Officials at the UCLA hospital, where Jackson is believed to have been taken, were not immediately available for comment.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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