A weekend brawl transpired outside a nightclub in Texas between a group of uniformed Marines and civilians, an incidence which was captured on video and then shared on social media.
The groups appear to be captured on camera outside the Voodoo Room, which is located on the historic Sixth Street in the entertainment district of Austin.
NEW: Group of Marines get into a fight with a group of men outside the Voodoo Room nightclub in Austin, Texas.
Don't mess with the Marines.
The incident started when an angry woman snagged a phone and threw it into the street. (She was later smacked on accident by one of the… pic.twitter.com/Fr9VD8lHjw
— Collin Rugg (@CollinRugg) November 19, 2023
A Marine attempts to intervene when one woman appears to seize a phone from another after the dispute appears to have begun.
A man in a white long-sleeve shirt then misses a punch intended for a different Marine, prompting a group of his comrades in the military to race to his defense.
As certain Marines attempt to disperse the men who are exchanging profanities, tensions appear to escalate and a full-scale altercation ensues.