LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Comedian D.L. Hughley tested positive for coronavirus after collapsing on a stage during a show in Nashville, Tenn. this weekend.
Hughley, 57, lost consciousness while performing at the Zanies Comedy Nightclub on Friday night and was hospitalized.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
In an update posted to Instagram, he confirmed his positive test.
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“When I came, I was treated for extreme exhaustion and dehydration, which I was very dehydrated,” Hughley said. “But it turns out they ran a battery of tests, and I also tested positive for COVID-19 which blew me away. I was what they call asymptomatic.”MORE NEWS: Monday's Storm Broke Several Rainfall Records Across Southern California
Hughley canceled his upcoming shows and appearances and says he will quarantine in his Nashville hotel room for the next 14 days.