Sen. Thom Tillis (R-N.C.) is recuperating after he collapsed while running a race in Washington, D.C., Wednesday morning.
Tillis shared a video on Twitter from the hospital, guaranteeing viewers he was “fine.” He said he got overheated in regards to more than two miles into the American Council of Life Insurers Capital Challenge.
— Senator Thom Tillis (@SenThomTillis) May 17, 2017
“No CPR, no special measures, just checking me out,” Tillis said. “See you back on the Hill.”
— Debra Alfarone (@DebraAlfarone) May 17, 2017
Initial reports said that Tillis had a seizure amid the race, yet it was uncertain whether this was the situation. Tillis did not say anything in regards to a seizure in his brief video.