Share “ABC anchor Elizabeth Vargas checks into...”

ABC anchor Elizabeth Vargas checks into rehab for alcohol addiction while on vacation Published: August 18, 2014

ABC anchor Elizabeth Vargas is back in rehab, says the NY Daily News.

The "20/20" anchor, who has been struggling with alcohol addiction for years, checked into a rehab center on Saturday while on vacation in California.

"While on vacation this weekend, I decided to return to a recovery center. As so many other recovering alcoholics know, overcoming the disease can be a long and incredibly difficult process," Vargas, 51, said in a statement to The News Sunday.

H/T: Huffington Post
See this story on