The TV star has a bacterial infection and is on antibiotics but is "fine," he rep says

By People Staff
Updated December 01, 2010 03:05 PM
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Heather Locklear’s holiday season is off to a bumpy start.

The actress, 49, has been hospitalized in California and is being treated for a bacterial infection, PEOPLE confirms.

The Melrose Place star, who is on antibiotics, is “doing fine,” her rep says. She’s expected to be released Wednesday. was first to report Locklear’s hospitalization.