CNN Anchor Poppy Harlow Faints Live On Air — Slurs Her Words & Collapses

Dec. 29 2015, Updated 3:57 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Poppy Harlow may need to take a longer holiday break.

The CNN news anchor passed out live on the air Monday morning, slurring her words and getting woozy as she struggled to speak on camera.

While introducing a segment on the network's latest poll on Americans' attitudes about the war on terrorism, Harlow lost track of her sentence.

Though she was off-camera for the faint itself, the 33-year-old could be heard gasping for air as she lost consciousness.

Article continues below advertisement

Later that morning, Harlow returned to the show, explaining to viewers, "I got a little hot and I passed out for a moment. I am fine !"

The TV personality also assured Twitter fans that she was all right, posting: "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."

Let's hope she's feeling better for good!

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.