Former President Jimmy Carter collapses at Habitat for Humanity site

In this Nov. 1, 2015 photo, former President Jimmy Carter is interviewed at a Habitat for Humanity project site in Memphis, Tenn. Carter said it’s too soon to tell whether treatment he received for his brain cancer has been effective, but that he hasn’t been uncomfortable or ill while receiving rounds of immune-boosting drugs. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON)–Former United States President, Jimmy Carter collapsed Thursday morning while building a house for Habitat for Humanity.

According to Habitat for Humanity’s C.E.O., Johnathan Reckford, Carter was dehydrated while working under the hot sun in Winnipeg, Canada.

He was rushed to a hospital, where his condition is being monitored.



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