Sarah Palin's Trump event cancelled after husband is in serious accident
A Donald Trump campaign event on Monday in Florida with Sarah Palin was abruptly canceled after her husband, Todd Palin, suffered a serious snowmobile accident.
Todd Palin was hospitalized after the Sunday night accident, according to reports, and Sarah Palin is returning to her home.
"Governor Palin wishes her best to Mr. Trump in the upcoming primaries," said a statement from the Trump campaign announcing the cancellation.
Palin/Trump event cancelled bc Todd Palin was in a very serious snow machine crash last night, currently hospitalized in intensive care— Alex Moe (@AlexNBCNews) March 14, 2016
Todd Palin in serious snow machine crash last night, currently hospitalized in intensive care.— Peter Alexander (@PeterAlexander) March 14, 2016
Gov Palin on phone w/ doctors/family all morning - will stop by Trump Tampa town hall on way to airport heading back to Alaska per source— Alex Moe (@AlexNBCNews) March 14, 2016
It's the second Trump event in Florida that has been canceled in as many days and comes ahead of the Tuesday primary in that state. A Trump rally in the Miami area planned for Monday night was called on the previous evening.
News of the accident and cancellation broke as Trump appeared with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in North Carolina for a separate event.