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Greg Palkot & Other Fox News Reporters Attacked in Egypt

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Feb. 3 2011, Published 11:30 a.m. ET

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More American reporters are being injured while reporting in Tahrir Square as the violence in Cairo increases. On Wednesday, several Fox News reporters were injured.

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Greg Palkot, Fox News foreign correspondent, and Olaf Wiig, producer/camerman, have been hospitalized after suffering several injuries.

Extra reports that Greg was beaten badly and Olaf has a possible broken jaw.

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John Roberts, Fox News correspondent in the U.S., went on air Thursday to report on what happened.

"They were forced to leave their position when a Molotov cocktail was thrown, and a large fire erupted," John said. "They were forced to flee. They ran out and ran right into the pro Mubarak crowd and were severely beaten."

"The extent of their injuries was fairly grave, however, they have been released from the hospital."

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