Bleachers collapse at Wisconsin ballpark

May 16, 2008 8:20:43 PM PDT
Seven people were hurt when a bleacher collapsed at a ballpark in Wisconsin on Friday.The accident happened in Sturtevant, which is near Racine.

Fire officials say some bolts broke causing one corner of the bleachers to collapse. Several people leaning against the back section of the bleachers fell about five feet.

Six of the injured are adults. The other person is a teenager.

Fire officials say five people went to the hospital. They were complaining of neck, back and shoulder pain.


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