Metal Trim Falls From Busch Stadium; No One Hurt

7 years 1 month 3 weeks ago Tuesday, August 02 2011 Aug 2, 2011 Tuesday, August 02, 2011 9:12:00 AM CDT August 02, 2011 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Inspectors are checking Busch Stadium in St. Louis after a 100-pound piece of metal trim fell to the ground.

No one was hurt, but the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that an inspection was under way Tuesday to look at the rest of the 5-year-old ballpark's trim.

The 2-foot-by-40-foot black metal plate fell from the west side of the stadium Monday and was discovered by a landscaper. The trim fell about 80 feet from where it had been bolted beneath exposed brick.

The Cardinals are out of town this week, playing at Milwaukee and then Florida.

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