Dolph Ziggler suffers throat injury on Raw

Rusev sends Dolph Ziggler to the hospital: Exclusive, July 6, 2015

After a brutal surprise attack by Rusev, Dolph Ziggler is rushed to an ambulance accompanied by Lana.

Dolph Ziggler was rushed to a nearby medical facility after an attack by Rusev on Raw, has learned. The Bulgarian Brute slammed a crutch across Ziggler’s throat, causing trainers to tend to The Showoff and take him out of the arena on a stretcher after the vicious assault. 

Photos of the attack |  Full Raw results

UPDATE, 7/7/2015: Further evaluation by medical staff revealed that Ziggler is suffering from a severely bruised trachea. He was released from the hospital Tuesday afternoon after being monitored overnight to make sure his windpipe didn't close. He is having issues talking and swallowing and will be out indefinitely, has learned. 

Please check back with for more updates on Ziggler’s condition.

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