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'Diff'rent Strokes' actor Gary Coleman has died

Gary Coleman [Update 11:51 a.m.: Gary Coleman, who suffered an intracranial hemorrhage earlier this week, has died at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center in Provo, according to hospital spokeswoman Janet Frank.]

Coleman, who was hospitalized earlier this week, was on on life support with a brain hemorrhage.

His manager John Alcantar said Coleman, 42, suffered a head injury Wednesday after falling in his Utah home and was transported to a local hospital for treatment, according to Eonline.com. 

The former “Diff'rent Strokes” star was then transferred to the intensive care unit at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center for additional tests and treatment.

-- Yvonne Villarreal

Photo: Gary Coleman. Credit: Richard Drew / Associated Press

Related: Gary Coleman dies at 42; child star of hit sitcom 'Diff'rent Strokes

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gary coleman was a very brave young boy and man having to live with constant kidney dialysis due to failed kidneys as a child and failed transplants. he was afine actor and good person. I will miss him.

Rest in peace. I wonder how his parents feel about the situation they had with him a few years back now.

i will miss you.the family will be in my prayers.
with all our love the sheffield


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