Tuesday 23 January 2018

WATCH: CNN Presenter faints on live television

The anchor says she became overheated and is being checked out by doctors

Ms Harlow returned soon afterwards to finish her broadcast. Photo: Screengrab/CNN
Ms Harlow returned soon afterwards to finish her broadcast. Photo: Screengrab/CNN
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

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.

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