VIDEO: Travelers Run to Evacuate LAX Airport in Chaotic Stampede

In video provided exclusively to TMZ, travelers can be seen running in panic to the exits of Los Angeles’ LAX airport. First, a police officer yells at the people waiting in the terminal to get down on the floor. “Everybody, on the floor now!” he yells. “On the floor!”

“This is crazy as fuck,” the person shooting the cell phone video can be heard saying. “Yeah, YouTube that shit.” Moments later, travelers begin streaming towards the exits in a near stampede as police appear to lose control of the crowd.

Once they get outside the emergency exits, the man behind the camera declares that he got some good video. A friend suggests he “upload that shit to CNN.” But somehow it ended up on TMZ.

Watch video below, via TMZ:

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