Jamie Lee Curtis Calls 911 After Pal Has "Violent Reaction" to Mixture of Alcohol and Medication

Celebrity News Feb. 27, 2014 AT 6:10PM
Jamie Lee Curtis Jamie Lee Curtis experienced a scary night when she had to call 911 after a friend had a "violent reaction" to a mixture of alcohol and medication on Tuesday, Feb. 25 Credit: Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Talk about a freaky night. Jamie Lee Curtis was involved in a scary incident Tuesday, Feb, 25, when the actress had to call 911 for help after her friend had a "violent reaction" when mixing alcohol and medication. 

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"Jamie and another woman came to the aid of a young friend who was having a violent reaction to a mixture of medication and alcohol," a rep for Curtis, 55, tells Us Weekly in a statement. "Jamie was going to drive her to the hospital herself but realized she needed immediate medical attention and therefore called 911."

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According to TMZ, the star's friend was found in the backseat of Curtis' car at the time, and paramedics arrived at 9 p.m. to their Venice, Calif., location.

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"I'm happy to report she was released hours later and is doing much better," the statement to Us continued.

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