SHOCKING footage shows the moment a United Airlines employee appeared to punch a passenger before being knocked to the ground at the check-in desk.
A man and a clerk appear to be standing in front of the desk.
Words appear to be exchanged between the two, but it is unknown what their argument is about.
The tall passenger appears to punch the worker in the face before throwing punches at him.
After being pushed multiple times, the airline employee appears to be getting ready as it appears he is preparing for a fight.
The passenger appears to be getting revenge as he delivers multiple punches, according to footage.
It causes the worker to stumble backwards into the equipment if they hit their head before falling onto the conveyor.
The Sun has reached out to United Airlines for comment. At the time of publication, we have not yet received an answer.
Meanwhile, masked travelers are seen at the airport carrying their luggage to safety.
Another member of staff tries to intervene before walking back while another man tries to de-escalate the situation.
Airport staff can be heard yelling “stop” as chaos unfolds in the terminal.
The bloodied United Airlines employee staggers to his feet as he walks back to the man.
You can hear the customer say, “Would you like something else? Would like more?”
It is not known what sparked the dispute.
It is not known if any action was taken against the employee in the footage.
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https://www.the-sun.com/news/5400374/united-airline-worker-punches-customer-battered-ground/ Shocking moment: United Airlines worker ‘beats passenger before knocking him to the ground at check-in’