BREAKING: Grand Rapids Griffins Evacuated As Tornado Approaches

Posted at 8:19 PM, May 31, 2013
and last updated 2013-05-31 20:31:04-04

UPDATE 8:28pm: From FOX 17 Chief Meteorologist Rick Mecklenburg- “Path of the storm will take it south of where the Griffins are playing tonight.”

OKLAHOMA CITY — Game 4 of the Western Conference Finals between the Griffins and Oklahoma City Barons is being delayed because of tornadoes in the Oklahoma City area.

The fans have evacuated the arena and moved to the garage area below ground. This is a photo from the evacuation area.

The game was originally scheduled to start at 8 P.M. EST.