Uecker said it was the first time he’s been locked in a booth, which happened after the handle to the door fell off on the outside. As the hinges to the door were inside, the only way out was through the window via ladder:
Looks like Uecker & Co. are indeed locked in the radio booth. Help appears to be on the way. pic.twitter.com/Ii3isuuBqI
— Matt Velazquez (@Matt_Velazquez) May 7, 2015
Jeff Levering posted a video of the heroic rescue:
We are getting saved in the booth. pic.twitter.com/3GInvWOm6s
— Jeff Levering (@JLevering4) May 7, 2015
Despite the dire circumstances, the game broadcast continued. No injuries were reported.