Katie Couric is covering the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville, Virginia for her upcoming series on NatGeo. According to the journalist, two of her producers “got sprayed with urine” while reporting on the increasingly violent protests Saturday morning. she added, “Lovely. Hard to keep your cool."
Couric is a graduate of the city’s University of Virginia. She posted several short videos of the protests on her social media channels — including clashes between white nationalists and counter-protesters.
Couric also reported on the vehicle that plowed into counter-protesters on Saturday afternoon. The violence killed at least one person and injured more than 30 others.