As you know, Prince unexpectedly died on Thursday morning at the age of 57.
Now, the harrowing 911 phone call made at 9:43 a.m. from his Minnesota estate has been released.
In the clip, you can hear the emergency dispatcher sending help for a “male down not breathing.”
Summarized by USA Today, Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson confirmed the singer to have been found unresponsive in an elevator:
“Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson confirmed Thursday afternoon that deputies and medics were dispatched to Paisley Park around 9:43 a.m. CT, where they found the singer unresponsive in an elevator. Their attempts to revive him failed and he was pronounced dead at 10:07 a.m. The department’s statement added that it is still investigating the death with assistance from the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office and the Midwest Medical Examiner’s Office.”
Take a listen to the tragic call (below):
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