Man Slashes Wrists During Live ‘Today’ Show Broadcast

Breaking News 060613_suicide_today_launchA man slashed his wrists Thursday during a live broadcast of the “Today” show.

It happened as Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie were outside in Rockefeller Plaza.  The man — who is in his 50s —  slashed both his wrists and his forearms. It was not caught on camera, but immediately afterward, the show moved inside the studio.

Matt talked about the incident on the air … saying the man only wanted to harm himself and no one else.

As for the man … he was taken to the hospital and he”s in stable condition.