He had just said the time, 20 minutes after 8, and all of a sudden I heard a noise and then there was just nothing. The mike was open, and I heard somebody say "Chazz," then I heard them say "Call 911."How many times has this happened in live radio, or live television, I wonder?
Tuesday, January 02, 2007
Death on the air
Veteran Cumberland, Md., disc jockey Chazz Offutt died on the air, during his morning show, the Tuesday after Christmas. A listener told Michael Sawyers of the Cumberland Times-News:
Posted by Andy Duncan at 7:35 PM