Bolsonaro goes to hospital after fall, no injuries

Bolsonaro goes to hospital after fall, no injuries

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro. (Reuters file photo)

Brazil President Jair Bolsonaro fell at his presidential residence in the capital Brasilia on Monday and was taken to a hospital for a scan, according to a statement.

The scan found no evidence of any problems, the president's office said in a statement.

Bolsonaro will remain in the armed forces' hospital under observation for 6-12 hours, the statement said.