Fan goes to hospital after tile from Wrigley Field scoreboard falls

A 19-year-old https://www.whitesoxedge.com/chicago-white-sox/paul-konerko-jersey fan at Wrigley Field was taken to a hospital after he was hit by a long metal tile that fell from the stadium’s iconic scoreboard, according to the Chicago Tribune.The manreceived five staples to close a cut on his head at Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Cubs spokesman Julian Green told the Tribune.The good news is the fan was wearing a plastic bucket Luis Aparicio Jersey over his head, which helped shield him from thefalling tile and avoid serious injury.Green said the Cubs have not had any problems like this before, https://www.whitesoxedge.com/chicago-white-sox/welington-castillo-jersey but they are investigating the incident. The Tribune notes team officials are looking into”whether the tile was dislodged or a worker dropped it while putting it in one of the scoreboard’s panes.”The scoreboard is manually operated with a crew inside hanging the numbered tiles.

 
 

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