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- Posted on Mar 9th 2009 2:00PM by John D. Luerssen
"As you can clearly see, one of the members of Metallica isn't with us up here on stage tonight," Lars Ulrich told a disappointed crowd of 16,000 fans shortly after 8 pm yesterday, according to the Expressen newspaper. "Unfortunately, I have to let you know that James has had a really, really bad day and he's on his way to the hospital right now."
After several hours of observation at Karolinksa Hospital , Hetfield -- who reportedly got sick after eating Indian food on Saturday -- was released late Sunday night. "I feel fine now," Hetfield told reporters upon his exit.
The band's second of two shows at the Globe Arena will be rescheduled in May.