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Albany Med Updates Sweat's Condition

From Albany Medical Center, here is an official update on David Sweat's condition as of 11:48 a.m. Monday.

This statement is from Dr. Dennis McKenna, Albany Medical Center Medical Director.

"David Sweat underwent diagnostic evaluations at Albany Medical Center Sunday night to further define the extent of his injuries. Following examination, it was determined by our trauma team that he did not require any surgeries at that time. The trauma team includes a trauma surgeon, an intensive care doctor, and other specialists. He was observed and treated for his injuries overnight. As of Monday morning (June 29), his condition has been upgraded to serious, reflecting an improvement from his condition Sunday night. David Sweat will remain at Albany Medical Center for at least a few days while his condition stabilizes and updates on his condition will be provided as appropriate. The New York State Police, working in coordination with the Albany Police, the Department of Corrections and the Albany Medical Center security staff are taking all appropriate measures to ensure the safety and security of our patients and their families, our employees, and the public."

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