Hull UKIP MEP Mike Hookem 'did land blow' says leadership favourite Steven Woolfe
Ukip's Steven Woolfe has claimed a party colleague "came at me and landed a blow" in an argument over the party's leadership contest.
Leadership favourite Mr Woolfe accused MEP Mike Hookem of losing his temper and pushing him into a door frame during a meeting designed to clear the air between Ukip's MEPs.
Mr Woolfe, 49, is recovering in hospital after he collapsed and suffered two seizures following the incident at the European Parliament in Strasbourg on Thursday.
But Mr Hookem, 62, denied he hit his colleague and suggested the MEP for North West England tripped instead.
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