LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) – Rep. Jeff Hoover is in the hospital, according to a family member.
His family said, according to a statement from Kentucky House Speaker Pro Tempore David Osborne, Hoover is undergoing testing due to a heart-related issue.
Osbourne says the family is requesting their privacy is respected until further information is available.
House Democratic Leader Rocky Adkins released a statement:
"We may disagree from time to time, but on matters like this, I think of Jeff and my fellow legislators as family. The other members of the House Democratic caucus and I wish him a speedy recovery and are praying for his good health. We look forward to seeing him again soon in the Capitol."