Report: Christopher Schwarzenegger, 13, in ICU After Surfing Accident

Celebrity News Jul. 22, 2011 AT 11:08AM
Report: Christopher Schwarzenegger, 13, in ICU After Surfing Accident Credit: Flynet

Challenging times for Maria Shriver and Arnold Schwarzenegger's family. TMZ reports that the divorcing couple's youngest son Christopher, 13, has been hospitalized for several days following a serious surfing accident in Malibu last weekend.

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Christopher is said to have suffered multiple broken bones and a collapsed lung, and spent days in the intensive care unit -- but his condition was recently upgraded, and the young teen is going to be OK.

Shriver, 55, and Schwarzenegger, 63, plus their three older children, have banded together to watch over Christopher at the hospital as he recovers, TMZ reports.

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But the spouses of 25 years still have a court battle ahead. On Wednesday, actor and former California governor Schwarzenegger responded to Shriver's recent divorce petition -- and asked a court not to award spousal support to Shriver, and requested that attorney and legal costs be jointly paid.

Shriver filed for divorce weeks after her husband publicly confessed to fathering an illegitimate child over ten years ago with a longtime member of the couple's household staff, housekeeper Mildred Baena.

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