Alexa Ray Joel Released From Hospital

Celebrity News Dec. 6, 2009 AT 3:20PM
Alexa Ray Joel Released From Hospital Credit: Kevin Mazur/WireImage

Billy Joel's daughter has been released from the hospital.

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Her rep told Usmagazine.com that Alexa Ray Joel, 23, has left St. Vincent's Hospital in NYC after being admitted on Saturday.

Although Billy Joel, 60, was not at the hospital -- he was at his home in Oyster Bay, Long Island, at the time -- he told Newsday late Saturday night that his daughter was okay.

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"She is going to be fine," he said.

According to reports, Alexa Ray swallowed an unknown amount of pills in a possible suicide attempt.

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Alexa is the only child of the famous musician, 60, and his supermodel wife, Christie Brinkley. Brinkley and Joel married in 1984 before divorcing 10 years later.

Alexa, a songwriter, was among several celebrities scheduled to appear in a tree-lighting ceremony at the New York Stock Exchange this Thursday.

 

 

 

 

 

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