HILLARY Clinton died “under hospital treatment”
after collapsing from pneumonia at the 9/11
ceremony, it has been sensationally claimed.
By Joshua Nevett
SPECULATION: Wacky conspiracy theorists claim
Hillary may have died
The 68-year-old appeared to faint while getting
into her motorcade at the 9/11 memorial event on
Sunday – fueling speculation over her health .
Having appeared outside daughter Chelsea’s flat at
around 11.45am, all seemed well, as she posed
for photographs, telling reporters: “I’m feeling
great. It’s a beautiful day in New York.”
Her team later confirmed she was suffering from
pneumonia, with hubby Bill Clinton adding fuel to
the health scare fire by revealing the “same sort of
thing” has happened before
Yet right-wing conspiracy theorists have cast
doubt over her assurances after an article emerged
which suggested Clinton had “died under hospital
The dubious article, apparently published by US
media outlet ABC just hours after Clinton
collapsed, ran with the headline: “Hillary Clinton
reported to have died under hospital treatment at
Montefiore Medical Hospital.”
The subheading read: “Democrats in disagreement
over procedures of renomination.”
Screenshots of the alleged home page splash were
posted to Twitter, leaving users baffled.
Twitter user Fixer Guy, who posted the screenshot
at 11.56pm on September 11, wrote: “So this
popped up a little bit ago. Um… Did I just fall
down Alices’ rabbit hole, or what? It vanished after
Most users were skeptical of the article, claiming
that it was a hoax or that it had been published in
error – or even that a hacker had momentarily
hijacked ABC’s homepage.
Rubbishing the claims, Deplorable Texan wrote:
“Somehow a hoaxer has got the ABCNEWS handle.
Not really ABC. I have seen them before make