The people closest to Randy Travis are extremely worried about the singer’s condition … with sources telling hollywoodinsight.com his health had declined pretty rapidly in recent days after coming down with what he initially thought was a bad cold.
Sources familiar with the situation tell hollywoodinsight.com … just 3 weeks ago, 54-year-old Travis completed his court-ordered rehab stemming from a 2012 drunk driving arrest … and was finally back on the road.
We’re told … once Travis began touring, he came down with what he thought was a cold … but turned out to be pneumonia.
Our sources say Travis’ health deteriorated quickly … and Sunday he was airlifted to a hospital, where he was treated for complications stemming from viral cardiomyopathy.
One medical expert tells hollywoodinsight.com viral cardiomyopathy is not necessarily a death sentence … and some patients can survive, depending on the level of permanent damage to the heart muscle.
Travis’ camp hasn’t released the particulars about his medical situation — only to say he’s critical condition.