01/12/2012 AT 8:15 PM ET
Heather Locklear was taken to the hospital Thursday after a 911 call was placed from her home.
“Emergency response personnel responded to a medical emergency call at Ms. Locklear’s residence,” Ventura County Sheriff’s Capt. Mike Aranda tells PEOPLE. “Once they arrived, it was determined that Ms. Locklear needed to be transported to the hospital for further medical attention.”
He adds that hospital personnel are “taking care of her situation.”