Man locked inside 24 Hour Health after night exercise

A person who squeezed in a night exercise discovered himself in a decent spot when the employees by chance locked him in for the night time.

“I’m actually locked inside 24 Hour Health proper now,” Dan Hill wrote in a Fb publish on Sunday, alongside photographs of himself contained in the empty fitness center.

Hill mentioned that the employees at 24 Hour Health in Sandy, Utah, “closed the doorways and went residence whereas I used to be swimming my laps within the pool,” which appeared complicated primarily based on the title alone.

The person informed ABC Information Utah affiliate KTVX that he was nervous to unlock the doorways himself for worry that it might set off any alarms or being implicated for against the law.

“I known as dispatch and the man pauses for like 10 seconds and says ‘You’re the place?'” Hill informed KTVX. “And I mentioned, ‘I’m in 24 Hour Health, and there’s an alarm system right here and I don’t wish to get busted for breaking and getting into.'”

Dan Hill speaks to ABC Information affiliate KTVX about being locked inside a 24 Hour Health in Sandy, Utah.


As Hill walked across the fitness center, he known as his spouse, who he mentioned steered he simply “discover a snug place to sleep.”

“I simply thought it was kinda humorous initially. You understand, it was kinda like ‘Residence Alone,'” Hill informed KTVX. “Like oh my gosh. I’ve this fitness center to myself.”

Hill’s publish concerning the ironic incident has garnered 17K likes, 2.5K feedback and over 7K shares on the time of publication.

Inside 19 minutes of his first publish, Hill shared a selfie with some regulation enforcement officers and the caption “free eventually.”

A supervisor on the fitness center location the place Hill had been locked inside confirmed KTVX an indication on the door that claims it’s open Monday to Sunday from 4 a.m. to midnight.

24 Hour Health issued the next assertion concerning the incident:

“On behalf of 24 Hour Health, we apologize to Mr. Hill and the unlucky expertise he had within the 24 Hour Health Sandy membership, 10365 South 1300 East, when it closed Saturday night. We made the choice just lately to shut choose golf equipment within the in a single day hours of 12:00 to 4:00 a.m. primarily based upon low utilization, amongst different elements,” the assertion defined. “In doing so, we’ve been serving to members find to close by golf equipment which might be open throughout the in a single day hours.”

“We clearly didn’t do job of our closing procedures for this membership on Saturday night time and can reinforce our membership procedures in order that this incident doesn’t happen sooner or later. We proceed to be dedicated to offering our members and visitors with the very best health expertise at an ideal worth,” the assertion continued.

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