AUSTIN - Richard Overton, the oldest living veteran and Austinite, has been hospitalized due to a fever, his family confirmed to KVUE.
He is at St. David's Medical Center with a fever of 102 degrees Friday.
Overton's family confirmed to the Austin American-Statesman Friday evening that he was diagnosed with pneumonia in his right lung.
Overton celebrated his 111th birthday on May 11.
This story will update as more information becomes available.
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