Attempted Suicide Drama Transpires Outside ??Today? Show

Attempted Suicide Drama Transpires Outside ??Today? Show

Live broadcasting has plenty of opportunities for disaster, and this morning (June 6) the folks over at the Today show ran into a near-tragic incident.

According to a report, a man in his 50s pulled out a knife and began cutting his wrists and his forearms just before 8:00 outside NBC Studios at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City.

A police spokesperson told press that he was among the people who gathered to watch the show- He was in the crowd but off camera.

Shortly thereafter, the show tweeted, @MLauer just reported that a man on the plaza tried to harm himself with a knife. No one else was injured. Police are handling.

The man was rushed to St. Lukes Hospital where hes currently in stable condition.