Report: Iowa Gov. hospitalized after choking on carrot on USS Iowa

Posted at 2:21 PM, Jul 05, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-05 14:21:14-04

SAN PEDRO (KTLA) — Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has been released from the hospital after choking on a carrot while taking part in the re-dedication ceremony of the USS Iowa.

According to his spokesman, the 65-year-old choked on a carrot and vomited and was taken to the hospital “out of an overabundance of caution.”

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