Melissa Rivers Gives Update on Mother Joan Rivers

Posted Friday August 29, 2014 9:53 AM GMT

It’s been a terrifying twenty-four hours for Joan Rivers and her family after she stopped breathing and was rushed to the hospital on Thursday morning (August 28).

And now the “Fashion Police” star’s daughter Melissa Rivers has come forward with an update as to her mom’s condition.

Melissa stated, “I want to thank everyone for the overwhelming love and support for my mother,” following her flight from Los Angeles to New York City.

Rivers continued, “She is resting comfortably and is with our family. We ask that you continue to keep her in your thoughts and prayers.”

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