NFL Stadium Falls Leave One Fan Dead, Two Injured

Packers 49ers Stadium Death
Packers 49ers Stadium Death

(AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Falls by fans at stadiums in San Francisco and Indianapolis during NFL season openers leave one person dead and two others hurt.

FOX News Radio’s Jeff Monosso reports:

Audio clip:

Just after kickoff of the 49ers-Packers game at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, police say a man who…

(Police) “Appeared to be intoxicated, he fell over the railing.”

From an elevated pedestrian walkway and later died. The unidentified man believed to be in his 30’s.

In Indianapolis at Lucas Oil Stadium a railing collapsed at the Colts-Raiders game injuring two unidentified fans. One person taken away on a stretcher, another left in a wheelchair. Adding to the more than two dozen cases of fans falling at stadiums across the country over the past decade.

Jeff Monosso, FOX News Radio.

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on StumbleUponEmail this to someonePrint this page