Writer Peter David suffered a stroke while on vacation in Florida, according to his personal website. He announced the news on Sunday via the following notice:
We were on vacation in Florida when I lost control of the right side of my body. I cannot see properly and I cannot move my right arm or leg. We are currently getting the extent of the damage sorted out and will report as further details become clarified.
David is best known for his lengthy runs on The Incredible Hulk, Captain Marvel and X-Factor at Marvel; Young Justice, Supergirl and Aquaman at DC; the Spectacular Spider-Man story “The Death of Jean DeWolff;” creator-owned series including Fallen Angel; the Star Trek: New Frontier novel series and more. Currently, he’s writing X-Factor and the Castle: A Calm Before Storm miniseries for Marvel.
We’ll update when more details become available, and wish David the best in a full and speedy recovery.