COLUMBUS, Ohio â€“ According to officials at Ohio State former astronaut and U.S. senator John Glenn has been hospitalized for more than a week.
Hank Wilson with Ohio State Universityâ€™s John Glenn College of Public Affairs said that Glenn is currently at the James Cancer Hospital in Columbus. However, Wilson said that doesnâ€™t necessarily mean the 95-year-old Glenn has cancer. Wilson had no more information about Glennâ€™s condition.
Glenn grew up in New Concord, served in World War II and the Korean War, was the first American to orbit the Earth, and was a U.S. senator from 1974-1999.