Country singer Loretta Lynn reportedly improving after stroke

Posted at 7:41 AM, May 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-16 10:49:02-04

A week after suffering a stroke, 85-year-old Loretta Lynn's health is improving.

The information was posted to her website, www.lorettalynn.com. The statement says she has been advised by medical professionals to stay off the road and recuperate.

Lynn, who resides in Tennessee, has been moved from a hospital to rehabilitation.

She is a Grammy-award winning country music performer and her biographical story is told in the film "Coal Miner's Daughter."