Crazy Video WATCH: NYPD, FDNY Charity Hockey Game Erupts in Brawl
New York City’s finest and bravest had an all-out brawl during a charity hockey game – and it's all caught on camera (below).
Members of the New York City police and fire departments were taking part in the game at Nassau Coliseum on Long Island when the bench-clearing fight broke out.
Reports say it started when officials tried to break up a fight on the ice and it quickly escalated. The game was delayed and several players were ejected.
The video recordings show the melee occurred during the second period of the match, as the teams were tied 3-3. Referees are seen struggling to break up the brawl.
The game continued after the fight and the NYPD won 8-5. It was the NYPD's first victory after five straight wins by the firefighters.
Officials have not yet commented on the brawl. Watch YouTube video of the fight below: