Bret Michael

Singer Bret Michaels performs at the "Sing For Your Supper Campaign" Launch at Hard Rock Cafe in New York, NY, on April 15, 2014.

Anthony Behar/Sipa USA/AP Images

The singer, who was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes as a child, was abruptly dragged offstage during a gig in New Hampshire after his blood sugar became dangerously low.

Singer Bret Michaels abruptly ended a concert in New Hampshire after suffering a medical emergency.

Guitarist Pete Evick says on Michaels' Facebook page that Michaels was three songs into his set in Manchester on Thursday when he rushed from the stage.

A crew member reported that the former Poison lead singer's blood sugar was extremely low. Michaels was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes as a child.

Motley Crue Reveals 'Dirt' Movie Details, Previews Final Tour & New Music

Evick says Michaels returned to the stage, telling fans he couldn't continue. Evick says when he went to the band's bus to check on Michaels: "He could barely speak, but begged me to apologize to the fans."

Michaels thanked the paramedics on Twitter and Facebook who provided assistance.

Michaels won the 2010 "Celebrity Apprentice," raising money for the American Diabetes Association.

2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Tagged