Billy Joel's Daughter in Stable Condition

Celebrity News Dec. 5, 2009 AT 4:44PM
Billy Joel's Daughter in Stable Condition Credit: Gregory Pace/FilmMagic

Billy Joel’s daughter was rushed to St. Vincent’s Hospital in NYC Saturday. Alexa Ray Joel, 23, is reported to be in stable condition after a possible drug overdose.

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"She was admitted, and doctors are assessing the situation," her rep tells Usmagazine.com. "We have no further comment."

According to the New York Post, she allegedly ingested a large number of sleeping pills in what police consider a suicide attempt.

Alexa's roommate called police just before 12:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

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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.

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

Billy Joel is currently at his home in Oyster Bay, Long Island.

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