Columnist Rev. Andrew Greeley fractures skull

November 8, 2008 5:00:49 PM PST
Best-selling author and Chicago newspaper columnist the Rev. Andrew Greeley has been hospitalized after fracturing his skull in a fall.The 80-year-old had a speaking engagement in Rosemont Friday when he snagged his jacket on the door of a taxi and fell.

Greeley's column appears in the Chicago Sun-Times. The newspaper confirms he is in critical but stable condition at a Park Ridge hospital.