“It is with a broken heart that I must deliver the devastating news that my beautiful daughter, Lisa Marie, has left us (…). She was the most passionate, strong and caring woman I have ever met, ”her mother wrote in a statement.
The authorities reported, in the morning hours of this Thursday, that Los Angeles County firefighters and sheriff’s deputies went to the residence located in the exclusive town of Calabasas after receiving the call about a woman with respiratory difficulties. Lisa Marie was rescued and taken by ambulance to the local hospital.
The Presley family in December 1969, Beverly Hills. Photo: AFP
Lisa Marie Presley arrived in critical condition at the hospital
According to the TMZ portal, Elvis Presley’s daughter was pronounced dead at a Los Angeles area hospital after suffering a cardiac arrest. Lisa Marie was found by the housekeeper unconscious of her in her house. Danny Keough, her ex-husband, was at the scene and proceeded to perform CPR on her until paramedics arrived.
They injected her with a dose of epinephrine during resuscitation efforts, so they were able to regain a pulse before admitting her to the hospital. However, the singer did not resist. A representative of the family gave details of the situation.
“Priscilla Presley and the Presley family are shocked and devastated by the tragic death of their beloved Lisa Marie. They are deeply grateful for everyone’s support, love and prayers and ask for privacy during this very difficult time,” he told TMZ.
Lisa Marie Presley followed in her father’s footsteps and became an artist. Photo: diffusion
The last days in the life of Lisa Marie Presley
Fans were shocked by the news, since on January 1, 2023, Lisa Marie and her mother were invited to the Golden Globes to see actor Austin Butler receive his statuette for his portrayal of the ‘King of Rock & Roll’ in the movie “Elvis” by Baz Luhrmann.
Lisa Marie and Priscilla Presley at the 2023 Golden Globes Awards. Photo: TMZ
Elvis Presley’s daughter left three children: actress Riley Keough and twins Harper and Finley Lockwood. Sadly, in 2020, her son Benjamin Keough committed suicide.