John Travolta's Son Suffers Fatal Seizure

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Pulp Fiction actor John Travolta, 53, and his 46-year-old wife Kelly Preston's 16-year-old son, Jett, has died, reports TMZ.

Rand Memorial Hospital, a medical center in the Bahamas, confirmed the passing.  The family was vacationing on Grand Bahama Island, where attempts to revive the teenager were unsuccessful after he suffered a seizure, said family attorney Michael Ossi.

A police spokesperson also told TMZ that Jett struck his head in a bathtub of the family home, at Old Bahama Bay Hotel.

Jett, survived by eight-year-old little sister Ella, has long been rumored to be autistic. The family's official position has been that Jett was afflicted with Kawasaki disease.

Kawasaki is a treatable disease that effects the skin and lymph nodes. If left untreated, it can cause heart complications. This is obviously a time of great sadness in the Travolta household. They have lost a cherished member of their family:

Reps for Travolta and Preston have been contacted for comment.



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  • Debbie

    Its a sad day.................what else can anyone say, I cannot even imagine their pain... God Bless them in their time of sorrow..

  • mjlayptaympartner

    oh ? it was so sad to hear that new ..huhu :(( JOHN TRAVOLTA AND BROOKE SHiELDS .. love it .. but most ! MICHAEL JACKSON AND BROOKE SHIELDS .. best couple !

  • Moneca

    I was sad to hear the loss of Mr. Travoltas and Mrs. Prestons son. He is a very private man when it comes to his children and the family will most likely grieve quietly... I hope they know how everyone is thinking of them.... and that our hearts go out to all of the family. Having children myself, I cannot imagine ever losing one of them..... I cry for your family, John and Kelly

  • sabrinabryanrockzz

    How sad:( My thoughts and prayers go out to John Travolta and his family at this time.


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