WATCH: CNN Presenter faints on live television
The anchor says she became overheated and is being checked out by doctors
Published 29/12/2015 | 09:09
CNN correspondent and anchor Poppy Harlow apparently passed out during a live broadcast on Monday morning.
The CNN star left viewers concerned after she appeared to pass out while speaking over a graphic.
"And for all of you on Twitter, who are asking if I'm OK, thank you so much," she said upon returning on air. I got a little hot and I passed out for a moment. I am fine."
Harlow also issued a statement on Twitter shortly after the incident to reassure viewers she was alright.
"Thank you all for your concern and messages! I am ok! Pass out briefly and am with the doctor now," she wrote. "So thankful to our amazing CNN team.
Thank you all for your concern and messages! I am ok! Passed out briefly and am with the doctor now. So thankful to our amazing CNN team.— Poppy Harlow (@PoppyHarlowCNN) December 28, 2015
Update from the hospital -- our little girl due this spring is doing just fine. Was a scare but we are both ok. Thank you all so much!— Poppy Harlow (@PoppyHarlowCNN) December 28, 2015