(WOIO) - A Texas Rangers fan died Thursday night after falling from the stands while reaching for a baseball tossed his way by outfielder Josh Hamilton.
Tarrant County Medical Examiners office identified the victim as 39-year old Shannon Stone of Brownwood. Stone had been a firefighter for nearly 18 years in Brownwood, located about 150 miles southwest of Arlington. TX.
Stone fell about 20 feet onto concrete after catching the ball. Stone's young son witnessed the fall.