Randy Travis suffers stroke after heart implant surgery, in critical condition



TEXAS — Randy Travis suffered a stroke after having a procedure on his heart in Texas. Travis received emergency surgery after the stroke to relieve pressure on his brain, and is now in critical condition.

Travis was in a Texas hospital getting treatment for a heart problem when the stroke hit.

He was admitted Sunday with viral cardiomyopathy, which is a virus. Travis was in the middle of a U.S. tour when he bcame ill.