Reports: Chicago Bears fan falls to his death at Soldier Field

November 28, 2010|By The Sports Network

CHICAGO — A 27-year-old male reportedly was killed at Sunday's Bears-Eagles game after falling 50 feet at Soldier Field.

According to WLS News in Chicago, the man, who was unidentified, was in the columns area of the stadium when he fell and landed on the roof.

He was transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 6:24 p.m.

No further details were available. The Bears would not comment on the incident.

The tragic news comes not long after a child attending a Lakers game at Staples Center fell over a barrier in a suite and was killed.

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