Steven Woolfe MEP reported to be in a 'life-threatening' condition following an 'altercation' in the European Parliament
Ukip leadership favourite Steven Woolfe is reported to be in a "life-threatening condition" in hospital following an altercation at a meeting of the party's MEPs.
The incident took place during what was said to be a heated discussion at the European Parliament in Strasbourg.
Fellow leadership contender Raheem Kassam wrote on Twitter: "I've just heard Steven Woolfe's condition is life-threatening. Please keep him in your thoughts and prayers."
It comes just a day after he announced he was seeking election as leader of the UK Independence Party for a second time.
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