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Fantasia Barrino rushed to hospital after overdose

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Fantasia Barrino hospitalized

Fantasia Barrino was recently accused of making a sex tape with a married man, which she has denied. Now reports are saying that Fantasia was rushed to a North Carolina hospital in an apparent overdose.

Fantasia Barrino hospitalized

According to reports, Fantasia Barrino was rushed to a hospital in North Carolina on August 9. The singer was allegedly brought in and treated for a "medication overdose."

In the report it is claimed that Fantasia was brought to Carolinas Medical Center-Pineville at around 8:55 pm and the issue was not life threatening.

While the report is not saying whether the American Idol winner's overdose was intentional or accidental, it does not bode well for Barrino's current personal life.

The alleged sex tape Fantasia is accused of making with the married man is being listed as the catalyst for destroying his marriage.

Fantasia has publicly claimed she is not responsible for the man's failed marriage.

Stay tuned for more on this developing story.

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