TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – A beloved member of the Bolts Nation is continuing her battle with COVID-19.
Unfortunately, 8 On Your Side has learned that Sonya Bryson-Kirksey has been moved to the intensive care unit nearly a week after initially being hospitalized for the virus.
According to Bryson-Kirksey’s husband, the Tampa Bay Lightning national anthem singer saw a spike in her fever Tuesday night, causing doctors to transfer her to the ICU.
8 On Your Side was told several tests have been conducted, however, it will take 48 hours before doctors receive any results.
Bryson-Kirksey has continuously received support from the Tampa Bay community since her initial unexpected diagnosis. She was vaccinated for COVID-19 but also has an underlying condition: Multiple sclerosis.