Casey Kasem Alert, in Critical Condition

(Gig Harbor, WA) — Radio legend Casey Kasem is in critical condition as he continues to battle an infected bed sore. St. Anthony Hospital spokesman Scott Thompson says Kasem is on I-V antibiotics and also blood pressure and pain medication. Thompson says Kasem is “alert” and “appears comfortable.” He arrived at the hospital in Washington state on Sunday. Kasem’s children have been involved in a dramatic personal and legal battle with his current wife, Jean, over both his care and access to their father.