Melissa Rycroft Hospitalized Following 'Dancing' Rehearsal Injury

October 22, 2012
'Dancing with the Stars: All-Stars' promo photo with Melissa Rycroft and Tony Dovolani -- ABC

Chalk up another "Dancing with the Stars" injury.

This time, it was former "Bachelor" beauty Melissa Rycroft, who was rushed to the hospital following a rehearsal mishap.

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"Melissa was taken by ambulance to a local hospital where she was examined," a rep for Melissa told Access Hollywood on Monday.

Melissa - who is paired with pro dancer Tony Dovolani for the current "DWTS: All-Stars" season - was injured after she fell during rehearsal for a group number.

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According to People, the star suffered an injury to her head and neck.

It was unclear if the incident would force Melissa to miss Monday night's show.

However, her rep did indicate she had left the hospital and was awaiting further evaluation.

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"She was released last night and is meant to meet with doctors again this morning," the rep added.

On last week's show, Melissa and Tony once again impressed the judges, netting an impressive 37 out of 40 for their jitterbug - good enough for the night's fourth-highest score.

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