Fan 'alert' after falling from Miller Park restaurant into bullpen
It was a scary scene during Tuesday night's Twins-Brewers game, as a fan fell into the bullpen area of Miller Park and was transported to a nearby hospital.
Here's the scene at Miller Park Tuesday night, when the Twins-Brewers game was delayed after a fan fell from a restaurant inside the ballpark into the home bullpen area below ...
Six EMTs just carted off a fan who fell from a lower-level restaurant beyond the left field wall. Fan responsive. pic.twitter.com/bfLhE7kb97— Mike Berardino (@MikeBerardino) June 4, 2014
The team announced that the unidentified man was "conscious and alert" while being transported to a nearby hospital. Here's more from Berardino:
The fan who fell was said to be waving at someone when he tumbled over the railing. The wall is roughly 20 feet high.— Mike Berardino (@MikeBerardino) June 4, 2014
Scary stuff, and it's hard not to think of the absolutely heartbreaking Shannon Stone tragedy when something like this happens. Here's hoping the man who fell turns out to be OK.