We’re not sure exactly when the footage was originally aired, but a clip was shared on Twitter by journalist Yasher Ali, which quickly went viral.
Despite the blooper, according KLTA’s website, Welch is an esteemed reporter who even received an Emmy nomination for her work. On 9/11, she was in New York reporting from lower Manhattan in the aftermath of the attacks.
The clip has caused a huge reaction online, with lots of people sending the reporter support for the unfortunate gaffe.
She was thisclose to the biggest get in journalism history