Sarah Palin's Trump event canceled after husband is in serious accident

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A Donald TrumpDonald TrumpDemocrats vote to overhaul superdelegate system Trump: Cruz is 'lucky' that I walked in on his speech Clinton to call on Black Lives Matter at Dem convention MORE event with Sarah Palin was canceled Monday after her husband, Todd Palin, suffered serious injuries in a snowmobile accident.

Palin was hospitalized after the Sunday night accident, according to reports, with Sarah Palin making plans to return home.

"Todd Palin was in a bad snow machine accident last night and is currently hospitalized," Trump's presidential campaign said in a statement. 

"Governor Palin is returning to Alaska to be with her husband and looks forward to being back on the campaign trail soon. Mr. Trump’s thoughts and prayers are with the Palin family at this time."

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Palin was scheduled to campaign with Trump in The Villages, Fla., on Monday afternoon ahead of that state's Tuesday primary. 

It's the second Trump event in Florida canceled in as many days. A Trump rally in the Miami area planned for Monday night was called off the previous evening.

News of Todd Palin's accident broke as Trump appeared with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in North Carolina for a separate event. 

Trump is slated to campaign in Tampa, Fla., on Monday afternoon before heading to Ohio in the evening, where rival John Kasich is attending a number of events.

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— Updated at 12:55 p.m.

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