• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Jimmy Buffett falls off stage at concert

Jimmy Buffett performs Sunday, July 11, 2009 in Gulf Shores, Ala. (Chip English)

January 26, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
Singer Jimmy Buffett fell off stage at a concert in Sydney, Australia and had to be rushed to the hospital.Audience members said they saw the 64-year-old fall face first off the stage and hit his head, according to Australia's Daily Telegraph.

After the fall, Buffett's manager took the stage and urged fans to leave the venue.

The singer was brought to Sydney's St. Vincent's Hospital.

Wednesday night's concert was Buffett's fifth and last in Sydney on his current tour.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.