Knife-Wielding Man Causes Panic at Today! (VIDEO)

Drama unfolded near the Rockefeller Plaza set of The Today Show this morning. An unidentified man pulled out a knife and started cutting his wrists, while Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie were outside hosting live.

NBC security stepped in and disarmed the man, who was taken to St. Luke’s hospital for treatment. Later, the show went back inside the studio where Lauer discussed the incident on air, stating the man was trying to harm himself. Watch the TMZ video of the incident after the jump!