27 Jan 2011

Singer in fall from stage

1:22 pm on 27 January 2011

American singer Jimmy Buffet is in hospital after falling face-first off the stage during a concert in Sydney.

Buffet, 64, was performing a final encore when he fell.

The performance was stopped and patrons were asked to leave the premises.

A doctor was in the audience and treated the singer at the scene.

The ABC reports Buffet is in a stable condition in hospital.