Subscribe Register Login

Thursday, July 31, 2014, 1:02 p.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

ABC News’ Barbara Walters hospitalized after fall

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 20, 2013 at 2:34 p.m.

— Veteran ABC newswoman Barbara Walters has fallen at an inauguration party in Washington and has been hospitalized.

ABC News spokesman Jeffrey Schneider said the 83-year-old Walters fell Saturday night on a step at the residence of Britain’s ambassador to the United States, Peter Westmacott. The fall left Walters with a cut on her forehead.

Schneider said Sunday “out of an abundance of caution” Walters went to a hospital for treatment of the cut and for a full examination.

He said Walters is alert “and telling everyone what to do,” which is “a very positive sign.”

It’s unclear when Walters might be released from the hospital, which ABC hasn’t identified.

Comment on: ABC News’ Barbara Walters hospitalized after fall

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1 total comment

HM2 says... January 20, 2013 at 6:55 p.m.

She had a little too much of the kickapoo joy juice.

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Production workers

    earn egg-cellent pay openings Along with an excellent compen...
    SILOAM SPRINGS, AR

  • Independent sales representatives

    HELLO! We Need Earning Potential at Kiosk Booth $600 - $900...
    Little Rock, AR

  • Diesel mechanics

    mechanicsa truck rental and leasing company inbusiness for o...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Carriers wanted

    earning from $1,000 to $1,400 per month for a few hours eac...
    Gurdon, AR

  • Lpns

    Weekend option & M-FApply in person. Premier Health & Rehab...
    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 892 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online