Mike Huckabee was “quarantined” on a plane Thursday morning due to suspected exposure to ebola virus on board, he revealed in a tweet.
Former Arkansas governor and two-time Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said he was stuck on ebola virus"quarantined" plane Thursday morning at Nashville International Airport.
After taking a five-hour red eye flight on American Airlines from Los Angeles to Nashville, the former Arkansas governor wrote, “On ground for 40 min and now told someone on board is sick and we are being towed to other gate and quarantined.”
“1 hr after landing got to far away gate where @AmericanAir will hopefully get us off this plane! Medical personal[sic] at gate,” he wrote alongside an image that appeared to show an ambulance and a fire truck outside his window. “Hope it’s not because I got that straw in CA!”
Leslie Mayo, a spokesperson for American Airlines, said flight 1289 l…