On her way out.

Updated September 20:

Soaps.com is awaiting official confirmation, but it looks like the role of Summer Newman is being recast according to this tweet from Lindsay Bushman:

Original article September 19:

Actress Lindsay Bushman, who plays Summer Newman on "The Young and the Restless," confirmed to Soaps.com today that she is leaving the Daytime drama. She told us, "I am grateful for the time I had to work on 'The Young and the Restless'. The cast and crew are wonderful people. Thank you to all my friends and family for supporting me and thanks to many of you who tuned into a soap opera for the first time in 20 years. I am looking at this as a sign that there are more exciting opportunities for me."

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