This was confirmed by his friend and former RAINBOW and ALCATRAZZ singer Graham Bonnet via Facebook. He shared a photo with this caption: “My friend Joe was hospitalized in Minsk with a heart issue last night and myself, Beth-Ami and the rest of the Graham Bonnet Band wish him a complete and speedy recovery. We love you, Joe.”
RIA Novosti confirmed that the singer was treated for heart attack in a hospital in Minsk and that his condition is now stable. As reported by TASS, a representative of Belarus Ministry of Health stated that Turner will continue to receive treatment.