Emily Byrd out of hospital, recovering at home

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FOX8 Meteorologist Emily Byrd was sent home from the hospital on Friday and is now recovering at home.

Emily was seriously injured on Monday when she fell while shopping, hitting her head and breaking several bones. On Wednesday, Emily was taken out of the intensive care unit. She was released to go home on Friday.

Emily has expressed her deep gratitude for everyone’s prayers and well wishes. If you would like to wish Emily the best, visit her Facebook page.

Emily will likely be out of work for several weeks while she recovers from her injuries. She will return to FOX8 after she makes a full recovery.

For those wanting to send Emily a card or flowers, you can send it to:
Emily Byrd
2005 Francis St.
High Point, NC 27263